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Panne (Geoform)

Component: Geoform

Unique Identifier: 136

Geoform Origin Geologic
Geoform Panne


Description
Definition Shallow depressions or flats, often occurring in and adjacent to marshes in the high intertidal that zone that receive saltwater inflow on an infrequent basis. They often are unvegetated and can have encrustations of salt left by evaporation.