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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1998)

Document title

Evolution of cutoffs across meander necks in Powder River, Montana, USA

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

GAY G.R. ; GAY H.H. ; GAY W.H. ; MARTINSON H.A. ; MEADE R.H. ; MOODY J.A. ;

Abstract

This paper describes a specific mechanism for the formation of chute cutoffs : headcuts that form during floods in the down-river edges of meander necks and progress headward (up-river) across the necks eventually to complete the cutoffs. The complete process usually requires several episodes of high water

Source

Article of periodic

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

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

Millesime : 1998, vol. 23, no7 [pp. 651-662]

Bibliographic references : 20 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Bureau de recherches géologiques et minières - Orléans

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17355

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