Natural unconsolidated

Keyword Definition

Unconsolidated material known to have natural, ie. not human-made, origin.

This vocabulary

Parents: Unconsolidated material (264)

Children: Sediment (232); Tephra (249)

[Description taken from GeoSciML SimpleLithology201012.rdf]

Hierarchical classification

Compound material >> Unconsolidated >> Natural unconsolidated


Sediment (GeoSciML)

Category: Analysed material

The different kinds of sample material collected in the field have been classified hierarchically. Examples: “till”, “soil”, “vegetation”. Taken from the “Sample_Types_SHARED” database table.

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