(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2005)

Document title

River avulsions on the Taquari megafan, Pantanal wetland, Brazil

published at : Tropical rivers

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)



The goals of this paper are to document recent avulsions events and to clarify the processes of avulsive shifting in the Taquari megafan. To record and analyse the styles of avulsion on the Taquari megafan, a research program was developed to characterize avulsion in different geomorphologic segments of the river based on the analysis of satellite images, airphoto interpretation, overflights with photographic documentation, as well as fieldwork along the master channel


Thematical fascicle

published at : Geomorphology / ISSN 0169-555X

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

Millesime : 2005, vol. 70, no 3-4 [pp. 357-371]

Bibliographic references : 31 ref.



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 21151

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