Geology on the Wing Wednesdays #11 – Mississippi River meander bend at New Madrid, MO

The blog has been quiet for a while, but here is one I had to share.  This photo was taken about 35,000 feet above the Mississippi river near New Madrid, MO.  New Madrid is famous for earthquakes in the early 1800s that altered the course of the river (see this ppt for an overview). The …

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