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Published by Wiley .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsG. Mathias Kondolf (Editor), Hervé Piégay (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages384
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7618173M
ISBN 10047149142X
ISBN 109780471491422

This book's coverage bridges the gap between the highly quantitative mechanics-based civil-engineering approach to stream hydraulics and the more qualitative treatments of fluvial geomorphology typical of earth-sciences and natural-resources curricula. Measurements of natural river flows illustrate many central concepts. Description: Geomorphology is a major area of geography in which a great deal of new research developments have recently taken place. This book is an international, authoritative, up-to-date review of all the major areas within geomorphology, assessing recent trends and surveying recent advances to portray the latest state of the art.

The USGS Fluvial Sediment and Geomorphology Program is responsible for: promoting consistency and accuracy in fluvial sediment data collection within the USGS; developing policies, guidelines, tools, and training resources that support USGS sediment monitoring programs;. In this book the authors use their extensive experience gained through fieldwork, analysis, and input to the design process to provide a thorough understanding of geomorphology in the river environment and describe effective ways to incorporate geomorphological science into river engineering and management.

Current Practice in Fluvial Geomorphology - Dynamics and Diversity. Edited by: Krishna Gopal Ghosh and Sutapa Mukhopadhyay. ISBN , eISBN , PDF ISBN , Published Author: Krishna Gopal Ghosh, Sutapa Mukhopadhyay. Emily H. Stanley, in Fundamentals of Ecosystem Science, The collaboration between fluvial geomorphology and ecosystem science was, frankly, extremely fortuitous. The contribution of both perspectives was essential to the success of our research. Studying dam removal from a strictly ecological perspective would have provided an incomplete story, missing perhaps the most critical .


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Fluvial Geomorphology studies the biophysical processes acting in rivers, and the sediment patterns and landforms resulting from them. It is a discipline of synthesis, with roots in geology, geography, and river engineering, and with strong interactions with allied fields such as ecology, engineering and landscape architecture.

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Methods in Fluvial Geomorphology provides an integrated approach to the interdisciplinary nature of the subject and offers guidance for researchers and professionals on the tools available to answer questions on river management on very difference scales.

A resurgence in fluvial geomorphology is taking place, fostered for example by its interaction with river engineering, and the availability of new analytical methods, instrumentation and techniques. Publisher Description (unedited publisher data) "If your only tool is a hammer, every problem looks like a nail." Fluvial Geomorphology, the study of riverine landforms and the processes that produce them, is a discipline of synthesis, with roots in geology, geography, and river engineering, and which draws upon allied fields of hydrology, chemistry, physics, ecology, and human and natural.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xvii, pages: illustrations ; 29 cm. Contents: Background. Tools in fluvial geomorphology: problem statement and recent practice / G. Mathias Kondolf and Hervé Piégay --The Temporal Framework: Dating and Assessing Geomorphological ial geological tools in fluvial geomorphology / Robert B.

Fluvial geomorphological modelling tools have been developed to address problems within pure scientific research and river management. This chapter provides a systematic review of different types. This book comprehensively reviews tools used in fluvial geomorphology, at a level suitable to guide the selection of research methods for a given question.

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This site is like a. This book provides a comprehensive overview of recent developments in river channel management, clearly illustrating why an understanding of fluvial geomorphology is vital in channel preservation, environmentally sensitive design and the restoration of degraded river channels.The book incorporates material on methods and techniques of data collection, analysis and interpretation, making extensive use of case studies the experienced authors go some way towards demystifying applied fluvial geomorphology by demonstrating that, while there is still an element of judgement, major contributions to.Geomorphology (from Ancient Greek: γῆ, gê, "earth"; μορφή, morphḗ, "form"; and λόγος, lógos, "study") is the scientific study of the origin and evolution of topographic and bathymetric features created by physical, chemical or biological processes operating at or near the Earth's surface.

Geomorphologists seek to understand why landscapes look the way they do, to understand.