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Date modified26-Feb-20 19:14
Front: Cross-bedding and inclined fracture planes in the 
Esplanade Sandstone at North Canyon, Grand Canyon National Park.

Front: Cross-bedding and inclined fracture planes in the Esplanade Sandstone at North Canyon, Grand Canyon National Park.

Most of the bedforms in this view have resulted from canyon erosion, which releases overburden pressure, causing the sandstone to break along curved fracture planes - a process called exfoliation.