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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1994)

Document title

Preliminary study of the erosion mechanisms in a biancana badland (Tuscany, Italy)

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

TORRI D. ; COLICA A. ; ROCKWELL D. ;

Abstract

This paper describes a preliminary study on a badland developed in temperate mediterranean climate and located in SW Tuscany (Italy). The selected site is characterized by biancane, domeshaped features a few meters in height, generally having a vegetated NNE aspect and severely eroded SSW slope, with a sub-horizontal basal pediment. Field rainfall and runoff experiments were carried out. Field results were substantiated by data collected in specially devised laboratory tests. Discussion of the results

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Catena / ISSN 0341-8162

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

Millesime : 1994, vol. 23, no3-4 [pp. 281-294]

Bibliographic references : 29 ref.

Collation : Illustration ;

Language

Anglais

Localisation

Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 16767

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