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Document title

Linking river channel form and process: time, space and causality revisited

published at : Special Issue: Geomorphic processes/landscape evolution

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

LANE S.N. (1) ; RICHARDS K.S. ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, ROYAUME-UNI

Abstract

This paper aims to illustrate the implications of one particular case study, in the Swiss Alps, for the understanding of the relationship between river channel form and process, and to raise some of the methodological issues associated with small-scale site-specific research. 3 related themes are considered: the nature of the link between channel form and process revealed by intensive study of a dynamic river system; the significance of the conditional role of channel geomorphology in this link; and the implications for the assumed dependence, independence and irrelevance of morphological variables with changes in spatial and temporal scale

Source

Congrès

Symposium British Geomorphological Research Group (BGRG), Glasgow , ROYAUME-UNI (04/01/1996)

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

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

Millesime : 1997, vol. 22, no 3 [pp. 249-260]

Bibliographic references : 60 ref.

Language

Anglais

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17355

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