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Did A Megaflood Form The Grand Canyon?

Did A Megaflood Form The Grand Canyon?

Geologist rules out possible explanation for natural wonder.

Did A Megaflood Form The Grand Canyon?

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 - 18:15

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  1. Erosion - A process by which soil and rock are removed from the Earth’s surface, usually by wind or water, and then transported and deposited in other locations.
  2. Grand Canyon - A steep canyon in the state of Arizona; it became a National Park in 1919.
  3. Colorado River - The principal river of the southwestern United States and northwest Mexico, it provides water for irrigation and communities of almost 40 million people.
 

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Grand Canyon Carved by Flood? Geologist Says No

The University of Arizona – Department of Geosciences

National Parks Service/Grand Canyon

William R. Dickinson

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