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Document title

Debris flows initiated by runoff, erosion, and sediment entrainment in western North America. Special issue

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

COE J. (Editeur scientifique) ; CANNON S. (Editeur scientifique) ; SANTI P. (Editeur scientifique) ;

Abstract

The papers in this special issue represent recent advances in understanding debris flows that initiate by surface runoff and increase in volume through entrainment of sediment : 5 papers focus on debris flows in areas burned by wildfire, and 3 papers focus on debris flows in unburned areas. They are organized into 4 groups and are presented in the following order : 1) initiation studies, 2) entrainment and volumetric studies, 3) predictive methods, and 4) mitigation issues

Source

Thematical fascicle

published at : Geomorphology / ISSN 0169-555X

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

Millesime : 2008, vol. 96, no 3-4 [pp. 247-377]

Bibliographic references : dissem.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 21151

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