Weathering & Erosion

By: Tessa Schroeder & Krystal Nelson

What is "Weathering?"

Weathering is when humans and/or nature wears away of changes the appearance or texture of something. Many ways/things can change the appearance and texture of something, these ways are; wind and water, ice wedging, temperature changes, chemical weathering, weathering by acid rain and oxidation, weathering by plants, animals, and algae, lichens, and mosses. Weathering can also happen by humans.