Flashcards in Glacial Erosion Landforms - Moraines Deck (7)
What happens when a glacier melts?
Different types of rock are laid down that have been carried along by the glacier.
The piles of deposits are called what?
Name the 4 types of moraine?
What is terminal moraine?
Found at the terminus or the furthest point reached by a glacier.
What is lateral moraine?
Found deposited along the sides of the glacier.
What is medial moraine?
Found at the junction between two glaciers.