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The measurement of river bank erosion and lateral channel change: a review

Technical and software bulletin 1993

Auteurs :
LAWLER, D.M.
HARDISTY, J.

Description :
A detailed review and chronological survey is presented of the various techniques which have been used for the measurement of river bank erosion and channel change. The techniques are classified according to the time scales involved and each is discussed with respect to accuracy and repeatability. The methods covered include sedimentological evidence, botanical evidence, historical sources, planimetric resurvey, repeated cross-profiling, erosion pins and terrestrial photogrammetry. Prospects for future developments are also discussed.


Type de document :
Article de monographie

Source :
Earth surface processes and landforms, issn : 0197-9337, 1993, vol. 18, n°. 9, p. 777-821, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 6 p.

Date :
1993

Editeur :
Pays édition : Royaume-Uni, Chichester, Wiley

Langue :
Anglais
Droits :
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