(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1996)

Document title

Channel incision, gravel mining and bedload transport in the Rhône river upstream of Lyon, France (canal de Miribel)

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

PETIT F. (1 2 3) ; POINSART D. ; BRAVARD J.-P. ;
(1) Université de Liège, Dept. de Géographie Physique et Quaternaire, Liège, BELGIQUE
(2) URA 260, CNRS, 74 rue Pasteur, F 69239 LLyon cedex 02, FRANCE
(3) Université de Paris, Sorbonne, UFR de Géographie, Paris, FRANCE


The development of the Miribel canal in the mid-19th century above Lyon is a classic French example of disruption of liquid and solid flows since it caused a large-scale tilting of the long profile. This modification increased both upstream watertable lowering and downstream flooding


Article of periodic

published at : Catena / ISSN 0341-8162

Editor : Catena, Cremlingen-Destedt - ALLEMAGNE (1973)

Millesime : 1996, vol. 26, no3-4 [pp. 209-226]

Bibliographic references : 50 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;




Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 16767

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