inscription
PORTAIL D'INFORMATION GÉOGRAPHIQUE

The mudflows in Xiaojiang basin

Auteurs :
LI JIAN,
WANG JINGRUNG,

Description :
The number of total times that mudflows burst out in this basin may go up to 1 000 times per year. The mudflows have a high concentration of solid material and their density is almost 2.0 - 2.4 g. cm-2. The average erosion module of the basin reaches to 5 000-8 500 m3. km-2. year-1 and the maximum 50,000-130,000 m3. kmU2 yearU2. year-1. A big deposition fan has formed at the confluence of the Xiaojiang River and stretches to the Jinsha River reducing the width by 2/5.


Type de document :
Article de périodique

Source :
Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie. Supplementband, 1986, n°. 58, p. 155-164, Références bibliographiques : 5 réf.

Date :
1986

Langue :
Anglais
Droits :
Tous droits réservés © Prodig - Bibliographie Géographique Internationale (BGI)