(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2008)

Document title

The use of historical data and artifacts in geomorphology

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Investigations in geomorphology and environmental management can be greatly enhanced by the use of of historical techniques. The approach is useful for tracing human-induced changes as well as for those occurring naturally. Several primary techniques are introduced in this essay : Instrumented topographic surveys; Stream and sediment discharge records; Permanent landscape features; Land (cadastral) surveys; Aerial photographs; Ground-based oblique photography; Litter; Contemporary descriptions; Weather events and climate; Land use


Article of periodic

published at : Progress in physical geography / ISSN 0309-1333 / CODEN PPGEEC

Editor : Sage Publications, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 2008, vol. 32, no1 [pp. 3-29]

Bibliographic references : 9 p.

Collation : Illustration ;



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 14648 A

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