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Weathering: cyclical or continuous? An Australian perspective

Taylor, G Jeffrey; Shirtliff, Greg

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A study of the age distribution of existing weathering profiles and related ferruginous products on the Australian continent was undertaken using information from published and unpublished sources. The age distribution of existing weathering profiles follows an increasing trend towards the present, which can be approximately represented by an exponential curve. This corresponds to similar trends relating to most other geological entities on earth and can be correlated with the process of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2003
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/86031
Source: Australian Journal of Earth Sciences
DOI: 10.1046/j.1440-0952.2003.00970.x

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