By studying sediments, we can learn about the origin of the material, the conditions of its transport and the characteristics of its environment of deposition. Observations can be made at different levels:
  • at individual particle level;

  • at bed level;

  • at outcrop level.


Negative Sequence Detrital Sediment Ripple Mark Grade Bedding High Energy Environment 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jean-Claude Gall
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  1. 1.Université Louis PasteurStrasbourgFrance

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