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Briggler says sedimentation caused by runoff from plows and other human activity is probably one part of it.
The greenish material is glauconite … an authigenic mineral that typically forms in marine shelf settings, thought to reflect very slow sedimentation rates.
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SEDIMENTATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sedimentation for English Language Learners
: the natural process in which material (such as stones and sand) is carried to the bottom of a body of water and forms a solid layer
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