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Karst Landforms and Lakes
This chapter on the formation of Karst topography discusses susceptible rock types, how dissolution occurs, and the general appearance of Karst landforms. Tables, maps, figures, and photographs of Karst landforms from around the world are included. It is part of 'Geomorphology from Space', an out-of-print publication of the National Aeronautics and Space Agency (NASA).
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Imagery - remotely sensed
    • Map
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Geographical Sciences:
    • Physical geography
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geochemistry
    • Geology
    • Mineralogy or petrology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
This resource is free of restrictions
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-2871
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Geomorphology From Space'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: Steven J. Kempler
Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Publisher: National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
Goddard Earth Sciences Data and Information Services Center