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Factors controlling landform development

Factors controlling landform development The factors controlling landform development are the physical, biological, and human processes that act on the Earth’s surface. These factors interact with each other to create and shape the landforms we see today. Endogenetic forces and exogenetic forces are also factors . Some of the most important factors controlling landform development … Read more

What is Geomorphology?

What is Geomorphology ? Geomorphology is the scientific study of the origin and evolution of Earth’s surface. Geomorphologists seek to understand why landscapes look the way they do, to understand landform and terrain history and dynamics and to predict changes through a combination of field observations, physical experiments and numerical modeling. The word “geomorphology” comes … Read more