Distinctive Landscapes -
Arid Environments
1) Name the most powerful source of erosion in deserts
2) Describe methods by which wind transports materials in the desert
3) Describe landforms formed by wind erosion and wind deposition
4) Describe landforms formed by water action in deserts

In this unit, you will study the unique landforms associated with deserts and the processes that formed them.

Read part of Chapter 13 (p.268-272) in Planet Earth: A Physical Geography and complete the Assignment below.

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