Whitaker, Christopher Robert
Previous work on pediments has left several outstanding problems. In particular, little
information is available on the form
of the bedrock pediment surface or the role of lithology, and few writers have considered the
pediment form in three dimensions. Four footslopes on each of granite, basalt, and sandstone were
selected to study these problems. The subaerial surface comprising the backing hillslope,
pedimentary nick, and the footslope are studied in terms of form, regolith, and...[Show more]
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