Soil Erosion Types

There are three main types of soil erosion.

In this Topic

  • Mass Movement
    Soil loss and movement due to the effects of gravity, including; landslips, slumps and slides.
  • Water Erosion
    Details of soil erosion types caused by water.
  • Wind Erosion
    Erosion resulting from the movement of wind.

Contact

Land Management Enquiries
171 Westbury Road
PROSPECT TAS 7250
Phone: 03 6777 2227
Fax: 03 6336 5111
Email: LandManagement.Enquiries@dpipwe.tas.gov.au