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Environmental geomorphology and watershed management

M. S. Rawat

Environmental geomorphology and watershed management

a study from central Himalaya

by M. S. Rawat

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Published by Concept Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Watershed management,
  • Environmental geomorphology,
  • Land degradation

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPhysical landscapes and their degradational processes in the Nana Kosi Basin
    StatementM.S. Rawat
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB438.I4 R39 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination286 p. :
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24841053M
    ISBN 108180697584
    ISBN 109788180697586
    LC Control Number2011321612
    OCLC/WorldCa707013228

    Moreover, the basic understanding they developed of streams and their connection to the larger watersheds in which they lie has been the foundation for modern watershed management, stream restoration, floodplain management, urban storm water management, water quality management, and the development of environmental by: 1. Geomorphology and environmental management --Mapping geomorphology --Monitoring geomorphological change --Soil erosion by water --Slope failure and subsidence --Rivers and floodplains --drainage basins and sediment transfer --Glacial and periglacial geomorphology --Aeolian processes and hazards --Coastal environments --Mineral resources and.

    Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. []) Contents. Geomorphology and environmental management-- Mapping geomorphology-- Monitoring geomorphological change-- Soil erosion by water-- Slope failure and subsidence-- Rivers and floodplains-- Drainage basins and sediment transfer-- Glacial and periglacial geomorphology-- Aeolian processes and hazards-- Coastal . This site hosts the academic publications of Professor Thomas Dunne. They refer to the following subjects: geomorphology; hydrology; environmental management; and public policy. Thomas Dunne, Professor, Bren School of Environmental Science and Management, University of .

    Fluvial geomorphology, referring to structure and dynamics of stream and river corridors, is especially important to understanding the formation and alteration of the stream or river channel as well as the flood plain and associated upland transitional zone; this is a critical discipline for effective, long-term watershed management. Twenty-five streams in northwestern Vermont spanning a range of geomorphic conditions were surveyed to determine the linkages between stream geomorphology, watershed condition and aquatic ecosystem health as part of an overall watershed classification project. Both field scale and watershed scale assessments were completed.


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