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Fluvio-Marine Deposit (Geoform)

Component: Geoform

Unique Identifier: 102

Geoform Origin Geologic
Geoform Fluvio-Marine Deposit


Description
Definition Stratified materials (clay, silt, sand, or gravel) formed by both marine and fluvial processes, resulting from non-tidal sea-level fluctuations, subsidence, and/or stream migration (e.g., materials originally deposited in a nearshore environment and subsequently reworked by fluvial processes as the sea level fell).