A rocky outcrop definition and meaning is part of a rock formation or mineral vien that appears at the surface of the earth or an outcrop is a large area of rock sticking out of the ground.
The rocky outcrops which are partly in the sea are areas that have been formed due to many years of erosion.
A sea stack definition and meaning is a geological landform consisting of a steep and often vertical column or columns of rock in the sea near a coast, formed by wave erosion and weathering.
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1 - Standing looking out to sea at the cords given on the page what length and height is the outcorp?
2 - Walk to the waypoint and stand looking out to sea again what is the approx. circumferance of the sea stack and what height is it?
3 - How many cracks can you see on the sea stack?
4 - How do you think vegetation got on the sea stack?
5 - Why do you think the sea stacks are the shape they are and how did they get like this?