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Document title

Historical variability and feedbacks among land cover, stream power, and channel geometry along the lower Canadian River floodplain in Oklahoma

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

JULIAN J.P. (1) ; THOMAS R.E. (1) ; MOURSI S. (2) ; HOAGLAND B.W. (1) ; TARHULE A. (1) ;
(1) Dep. of Geography & Environmental Sustainability, Univ. of Oklahoma, Norman, ETATS-UNIS
(2) Dep. of Geography, Univ., Fayoum, EGYPTE

Abstract

In this study, the AA. use a variety of data sources to assess the historical changes along the lower Canadian River floodplain and identify feedbacks among floodplain cultivation (by 1898), dam construction (1964), specific stream power, and channel width, slope, and sinuosity. Finally, they combine the results of this study with others in the region to present a biogeomorphic response model for large Great Plains rivers that characterizes channel width changes in response to climate variability and anthropogenic disturbances

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Earth surface processes and landforms / ISSN 0197-9337 / CODEN ESPLDB

Editor : Wiley, Chichester - ROYAUME-UNI (1981)

Millesime : 2012, vol. 37, no4 [pp. 449-458]

Bibliographic references : 1 p.

Collation : 7 fig., 1 tabl.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17355

Digital Object Identifier

Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1002/esp.2272

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