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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2003)

Document title

The environmental significance of the remobilisation of ancient mass movements in the Atbara-Tekeze headwaters, Northern Ethiopia

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

NYSSEN J. ; MOEYERSONS J. ; POESEN J. ; DECKERS J. ; HAILE M. ;

Abstract

The aims of this study are to illustrate the importance of ancient mass movements in the geomorphology of the Ethiopian Highlands, to assess their age of origin, to unravel the environmental conditions triggering the original movement, and to understand the environmental significance of the present-day remobilisation of ancient debris flows, as well as that of first-time slides

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Geomorphology / ISSN 0169-555X

Editor : Elsevier, Amsterdam - PAYS-BAS (1987)

Millesime : 2003, vol. 49, no3-4 [pp. 303-322]

Bibliographic references : 46 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 21151

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