Aeolian Environment

The Desert

by Jo Strong

This site is designed to help you understand depositonal and erosional features produced as a result of Aeolian activity, in the form of a virtual fieldtrip. The fieldtrip will guide you around 8 different locations based on the African continent.

Home page To return to the home page press the home picture!

If you need to get to the next page then press the helicopter at the bottom of each page designed to help you get from location to location!!

Forward button

If you need to get back to the previous page then press the arrow at the bottom of each page.

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The Virtual Fieldtrip

Explanation of Dunes Part 1 Part 2

Aeolian Transportation

Aeolian Deposition

Characteristic Aeolian structures

Location 1 Location 2 Location 3 Location 4 Location 5 Location 6 Location 7


Quiz Master Quiz


Review page Review and Reference Page


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 The web page(s) presented here were produced by a student for module 8361 Advanced  Studies in 2002. The pages have not been updated, and some links may not work. If you have comments or questions, please contact Roger Suthren.