The Winds of Mars: Aeolian Activity and Landforms (Slide Set Number 83)
 

Section 1: Aeolian Activity

  • Slide 1: Local dust lifting
  • Slide 2: Local dust storms
  • Slide 3: Regional dust storms
  • Slide 4: Dust devils
  • Slide 5: Tornado tracks
Section 2: Wind Streaks
  • Slide 6: Dark streaks
  • Slide 7: Bright streaks
  • Slide 8: Dark and bright streaks
  • Slide 9: Mixed-tone streaks
Section 3: North Circumpolar Dunefield
  • Slide 10: North circumpolar dunes
  • Slide 11: Dune types
  • Slide 12: Frame dunes
  • Slide 13: Field of Barchan dunes
  • Slide 14: Active Barchans
Section 4: Other Dunes
  • Slide 15: Dunes within a crater
  • Slide 16: Trapped dunes
Section 5: Wind Erosion Features
  • Slide 17: Martian Yardangs
  • Slide 18: Layer remnants
  • Slide 19: Eroded layered terrain
Section 6: Laminated Polar Terrain and other Aeolian-related Features
  • Slide 20: Polar laminated terrain
  • Slide 21: Edge of the PLT
  • Slide 22: Terrain softening
  • Slide 23: Concentric crater fill
  • Slide 24: White rock
Section 7: Aeolian Features of the Viking Landing Sites
  • Slide 25: Wind scour at VL-1
  • Slide 26: Wind ripples at VL-2
  • Slide 27: Drifts at VL-1
  • Slide 28: "Big Joe" boulder
  • Slide 29: Dust storm at VL-1
  • Slide 30: Real colors at VL-2
 
 

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