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Title: Form and process in developing channels

Author: Reid, Leslie M.;

Date: 1988

Source: EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 69(16): 346

Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)

Description: The topographic grain of a landscape is strongly influenced by the drainage density, and the drainage density reflects the balance between processes active on hillslopes and those in channels. This balance was explored by constructing sediment budgets for a sequence of stages in the development of a discontinuously incising channel.

Keywords: PSW4351, landscape, drainage density, sediment, channels, sediment budget

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Reid, Leslie M. 1988. Form and process in developing channels. EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 69(16): 346


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