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Snapshots

  1. Coral?

    Snapshot Title: Coral?
    Taken by: StereoSpace

    Image: Alluvium and soil profiles
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    A fossilized reef remnant?



  2. Two buried soil horizons

    Snapshot Title: Two buried soil horizons
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Alluvium and soil profiles
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    And the implication of two overtopping floods that smothered the soil in gravel.



  3. Fast currents...

    Snapshot Title: Fast currents...
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Alluvium and soil profiles
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    ...move big cobbles.



  4. Fireweed

    Snapshot Title: Fireweed
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Alluvium and soil profiles
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    A classic wildflower of the Canadian Rockies and points north.



  5. Soil horizons

    Snapshot Title: Soil horizons
    Taken by: Callan Bentley

    Image: Alluvium and soil profiles
    Image Owner: Callan Bentley



    Description:

    ...are dark and fine-grained compared to the alluvial gravel they grow on top of.