Fluvial Systems - 5

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Fluvial Systems - 5
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Part Number
5
Number of Parts
14
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2017
Language
English

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Abstract
The course consists of three sections: (1) Introduction to fluvial forms and processes and geomorphic concepts of landscape change, including climatic and human activities acting on the system. (2) The processes of sediment production, upland sheet-rill-gully erosion, basin sediment yield, rainfall-triggered landsliding, sediment budgets, and the modelling of the individual processes involved. (3) Processes in the river, floodplain and riparian zone, including river network topology, channel geometry, aquatic habitat, role of riparian vegetation, including basics of fluvial system management. The main focus of the course is hydrological and the scales of interest are field and catchment scales.
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AV-Portal 3.19.2 (70adb5fbc8bbcafb435210ef7d62ffee973cf172)
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