Dryland Rivers: Hydrology and Geomorphology of Semi-arid Channels

  • Publish Date: 2002-03-22
  • Binding: Hardcover
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Examines the processes operating in the headwaters and main channels of ephemeral rivers in semi-arid environments and includes coverage of current fieldwork investigations, modeling approaches, and management issues.

  • focuses on dryland channel networks and processes
  • presents a historical framework for research
  • discusses examples of current studies and evaluates contemporary modelling approaches
  • Emphasis is on the Mediterranean region, with comparisons to other dryland regimeseg California, Australia, Chile.