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Dynamic equilibrium, a geological haiku

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Mountain streams erode
but isostatic uplift
keeps relief the same

A humble contribution to the geological haiku meme, originated by survat, with a listing of contributions by Chris R.

Comments

  1. #1 Jonathan Vos Post
    November 20, 2008

    The level of land
    relative to the ocean
    stays — but beaches rise.

  2. #2 Kim
    November 20, 2008

    Nice.

  3. #3 Seasaltblues
    November 20, 2008

    Sea laps on shore
    We watch and sample
    Hoping for solace