3.2 Wind Erosion and Deposition. Kavya, Olga, Ivy, and Grace. Questions For You!!!. What are the three different processes of erosion by wind? Why is loess found very far away from its source?. Fun Facts. Wind erosion causes more than half of the soil loss in the U.S.A. per year.
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3.2 Wind Erosion andDeposition
Kavya, Olga, Ivy, and Grace
Because wind carries fine-grained material much
higher and further than it carries sand, loess
deposits are sometimes found far away from their
Q: What are the three different processes of erosion by wind?
A: Saltation, Deflation, and Abrasion.
Q: Why is loess found very far away from its source?
A: Because wind carries fine-grained material (loess) much higher and further than it carries sand.