Water erosion of the mountain river banks - Carap river after Sarchu
Pass (Camp Sarchu) - a type of a denudation (destruction) of sedimentary rocks. The
riverbed cut the
alluvial deposits filled the intermountain basin. Altitudinal zone of the alpine desert in
the Great Himalayas. Ridge Zaskar (Zanskar), height is about 5,000 m
above sea level. Jammu and Kashmir, Northern India. Image author - Nadejda
Petrushina, August (summer) 2009
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