Goals for Laboratory 8


Goals

After completion of this exercise, the student will be able to:

1. Calculate stream gradient.
2. Identify the landforms associated with fluvial process and describe the processes that created them.
3. Relate the fluvial landforms to the appropriate stage or stages of the life cycle of a stream.
4. Identify eight drainage patterns and explain their structural controls.
5. Identify the landforms associated with karst topography and the processes that create them.