H. Habersack,H. Piegay,M. Rinaldi's Gravel Bed Rivers 6: From Process Understanding to River PDF

By H. Habersack,H. Piegay,M. Rinaldi

in accordance with the interdisciplinary techniques among earth technology, engineering, actual geography, ecology and administration, this article makes a speciality of the theoretical questions, case-studies, demanding situations, and constraints taken from river recovery. it truly is illustrated with studies of recent ground-breaking learn masking spatial and temporal scales of actual tactics in river catchments, coupling catchment and fluvial procedures, grain dynamics and fluvial types and on geo-ecology and recovery in mountain gravel-bed river environments. every one bankruptcy contains discussions and reviews supplying event and suggestions from the elemental learn. This booklet covers scales of study for gravel-bed rivers, physics and modeling of techniques at neighborhood and element scales, sediment supply and garage, eco-geography and eco-hydraulics, and channel administration and restoration.

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