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  • Applied geomorphology assessment of the effects of frost heave on the streets of Greater Sudbury, Canada
  • Applied geomorphology ; Canada ; Engineering geology ; Freeze-thaw cycle ; Freezing ; Impact ; Micromorphology ; Ontario ; Road ; Road infrastructure ; Spring
  • 2002
  • Geomorphology, natural hazards, vulnerability and prevention of natural disasters in developing countries
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Catastrophe ; Concept ; Developing countries ; Geomorphology ; Natural hazards ; Preventive measure ; Vulnerability
  • This paper focuses on the role of geomorphology in the prevention of natural disasters in developing countries, where their impact has devastating consequences. Concepts such as natural hazards, natural disasters and vulnerability have a broad range
  • of definitions, however, the most significance elements are associated with the vulnerability concept. The latter is further explored and considered as a key factor in understanding the occurrence of natural disasters, and consequently, in developing and applying
  • 2002
  • Spatial prediction in hydrology : status and implications in the estimation of hydrological processes for applied research
  • AVHRR ; Applied hydrology ; Bibliography ; Forecast ; Geographical information system ; LANDSAT ; Model ; NOAA ; Remote sensing ; Semi-arid area ; Temperate zone
  • will be on the integrated use of indirect methods, remote sensing, and geographical information system techniques and geomorphological knowledge.
  • 2002
  • Gis-based method for Geomorphological Impact Assessment on a railway track in Province of Modena (Italy)
  • Applied geomorphology ; Emilia Romagna ; Geographical information system ; Impact study ; Italy ; Multi-criteria analysis ; Risk
  • The paper illustrates a method for the assessment of geomorphological impacts and risks related to the construction of an high speed railway track. The method has been applied in the study area of Castelfranco Emilia Municipality (Province of Modena
  • 2002
  • Aesthetics and relevance in geomorphological outreach
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Applied geomorphology ; Geographic research ; Geomorphology ; Global change ; Landscape ; Teaching of geography
  • 2002
  • Applied geomorphology ; Concept ; Earth surface processes ; France ; Geography ; Geomorphology ; History of sciences ; Natural hazards ; Research
  • 2002
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Applied geomorphology ; Environmental management ; Landslide ; Natural hazards ; New York State ; Territorial planning ; United States of America ; Vulnerability
  • 2002
  • Applied geomorphology ; Climatic warming ; Creep ; Geophysics ; Mountain ; Permafrost ; Rock glacier ; Shear stress ; Switzerland
  • 2002
  • Applied geomorphology ; Dam ; Earthquake ; Geomorphometry ; Italy ; Landslide ; Natural hazards ; Seismicity ; Sicilia
  • 2002
  • Applied geomorphology ; Archaeology ; Archeological site ; Belgium ; Geoarchaeology ; Hainaut ; Project ; Territorial planning ; Wallonie
  • 2002
  • Applied geomorphology ; Bank erosion ; Erosion control ; Hydraulic works ; Longitudinal section ; Mississippi ; Model ; Scenario ; Sediment budget ; Stream ; Twentieth Century ; Twenty-first century ; United States of America
  • The AA. undertake a geomorphological analysis in which spatial and temporal trends of bed and bank erosion along an 18 km length of Hotophia Creek, Mississippi, are estimated for the period between 1961 and 2050. The evaluation was undertaken for 2
  • 2002
  • Applied geography ; Concept ; Environment ; Geographic research ; Hydrology ; Physical geography ; Quaternary ; Sustainable development ; United Kingdom
  • The tripartite division of physical geography into geomorphology, climatology and biogeography is still often quoted, but developments in the last 2 decades have resulted in restructuring of the discipline. Significant publications by physical
  • -disciplines geomorphology with hydrology and Quaternary environmental change. The AA. indicate how physical geography globally could have a pivotal role in the advancement of sustainable human systems.
  • 2002
  • Applied geomorphology ; Coastal geomorphology ; Environmental management ; Erosion ; Fluvial dynamics ; France ; Geoarchaeology ; Geography ; Geomorphology ; Inter-disciplinary approach ; Internationalization ; Karst ; Research ; Years 1990-99
  • 2002
  • Applied geomorphology ; Ecology ; European part of Russia ; Health ; Microclimate ; Moscow ; Oblast ; Risk ; Slope exposure ; Slope gradient ; Urban area ; Urban ecology
  • 2002
  • Applied hydrology ; Concept ; Drought ; Global change ; Human impact ; Hydrology ; Model ; Research ; Water cycle ; Water management ; Water resources
  • Hydrology is an established twentieth-century environmental science, whose content is necessarily interdisciplinary (biology, physics, chemistry, geomorphology and, increasingly, the social environmental sciences such as planning, economics
  • 2002
  • South African geomorphology : critical choices for the future
  • Bibliographic analysis ; Climatic geomorphology ; Congress ; Earth surface processes ; Geomorphology ; Research ; Soil erosion ; South Africa ; Twentieth Century
  • The trends in southern African geomorphology, based on a review of some 1500 journal articles and 11 conference proceedings from both the local Geomorphology Association and Geography Society are reviewed. They are contrasted with developments
  • within the discipline as a whole represented by more than 3000 abstracts in the proceedings of international congresses on geomorphology between 1985 and 2000 . - (AJC)
  • 2002
  • Geomorphology and the World Wide Web
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Data bank ; Geomorphology ; Internet ; Software ; Teaching of geography ; Technology
  • Specifically, this paper focuses on ways to employ computer technology to present geomorphologic information and progress through a hierarchy of knowledge from first-order facts to higher-order ideas, to a level of understanding of dynamic, Earth
  • -system science. The AA. provide examples from their classes and address issues associated with plagiarism and intellectual property rights. Teaching and research in geomorphology are undergoing a beneficial, but sometimes problematic, transition
  • with the new technology. Geomorphology can only prosper from the benefits offered by computer technologies.
  • 2002
  • The educational value of the history of geomorphology
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Concept ; Epistemology ; Geomorphology ; History of geography ; History of ideas ; Teaching of geography ; United States of America
  • This essay concerns the history of geomorphology and its value as a pedagogical device. A thematic set of the historic literature can be used to demonstrate to students the scientific method, the origin, testing, and evolution of hypotheses, how
  • explanations develop in this field, and that science proceeds through individual working in a sociological context. Including history of geomorphology in the curriculum helps to place contemporary research in the perspective of the past as well
  • 2002
  • The role of roadcuts, quarries, and other artificial exposures in geomorphology education
  • Geomorphology in the public eye : policy issues, education, and the public. Special issue
  • Geological structure ; Geomorphology ; Micromorphology ; Quarry ; Road ; Slope dynamics ; Slope profile ; Soil erosion ; Teaching of geography ; Weathering
  • for learning about geomorphology : cross sections of landforms, effects of geomorphologic process, roadcuts as landforms, miniature landforms, small-scale landform analogs.
  • 2002
  • Geomorphological features of the Bratica valley (Northern Apennines, Italy)
  • Appennino ; Geomorphogenesis ; Geomorphology ; Glacial features ; Italy ; Periglacial features ; Slope dynamics ; Valley
  • The geormophological survey of the valley of the River Bratica, the main affluent of the River Parma, has been carried out with the aim of improving the knowledge of the geomorphological development of the eastern part of the high Apennines of Parma
  • 2002