Piana, erosion, Corsica

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The forms of erosion particular to the granite are at the origin of this chaotic landscape where are added miniform reliefs and spherical cavities called taffoni. This phenomenon is exclusively due to the dissolution of the rock by the water which infiltrates in the block while following the cracks which streak the granite.
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Piana, erosion, Corsica

Piana, erosion, Corsica

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