Cochise College sponsored

              Mars- Mawrth Vallis  
Wandering Dunes within the High Resolution Strip
return to dunes
return to Mawrth Vallis index page    
Wandering dunes are separated from both other dunes
and topographic highs
 Example of wandering dunes dunes
photo source: Google Mars, USGS, JPL, University of Arizona

Other examples of attached dunes (6 views)
example 1
example 2
example 3
example 4
example 5
example 6

Source of photos: Google Mars with the original sources consisting of United States Geological Survey,
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and the University of Arizona.

 Also visit: Cochise College Mars Landforms , Mars Explored, 
Cochise College Geology Home Page
 Roger Weller, geology instructor (  last edited:  10/28/15