Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Loess Wall Landscape

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_1446
This is a loess erosion landscape. Loess can stand upright due to vertical joints, and when the standing loess is surrounded by two gullies, it can collapse with further erosion, forming a residual wall-like feature that is called loess wall (Fig. 43).
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