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Title River confluences, tributaries, and the fluvial network / edited by Stephen P. Rice, André G. Roy, Bruce L. Rhoads.
Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, [2008]
©2008

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  GB562 .R58 2008    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  GB562 .R58 2008    AVAILABLE  
Subject Watersheds.
Geomorphology.
River engineering.
Alt Name Rice, Stephen P.
Roy, André G.
Rhoads, Bruce L.
Description xvi, 456 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introduction: river confluences, tributaries and the fluvial network / Stephen P. Rice, Bruce L. Rhoads and André G. Roy -- River channel confluences -- Introduction to Part I: river channel confluences / André G. Roy -- Modeling hydraulics and sediment transport at river confluences / Pascale M. Biron and Stuart N. Lane -- Sediment transport, bed morphology and the sedimentology of river channel confluences / James L. Best and Bruce L. Rhoads -- Large river channel confluences / Daniel R. Parsons, Jame L. Best, Stuart N. Lane, Ray A. Kostachuk, Richard J. Hardy, Oscar Orfeo, Mario L. Amsler and Ricardo N. Szupiany -- Management of confluences / Robert Ettema -- Unconfined confluences in braided rivers / Peter Ashmore and J. Tobi Gardner -- Pt. II. Tributary-main-stem interactions -- Introduction to Part II: tributary-main-stem interactions / Stephen P. Rice -- Spatial identification of tributary impacts in river networks / Christian E. Torgersen, Robert E. Gresswell, Douglas S. Bateman and Kelly M. Burnett -- Effects of tributaries on main-channel geomorphology / Rob Ferguson and Trevor Hoey -- The ecological importance of tributaries and confluences / Stephen P. Rice, Peter Kiffney, Correigh Greene and George R. Pess -- Tributaries and the management of main-stem geomorphology / Frédéric Liébault, Hervé Piégay, Philippe Frey and Norbert Landon -- Confluence environments at the scale of river networks / Lee Benda -- Pt. III Channel networks -- Introduction to Part III: channel networks / Bruce L. Rhoads -- Hydrologic dispersion in fluvial networks / Patricia M. Saco and Praveen Kumar -- Sediment delivery: new approaches to modelling an old problem / Hua Lu and Keith Richards -- Numerical predictions of the sensitivity of grain size and channel slope to an increase in precipitation / Nicole M. Gasparini, Rafael L. Bras and Gregory E. Tucker -- Solute transport along stream and river networks / Michael N. Gooseff, Kenneth E. Bencala and Steven M. Wondzell -- Fluvial valley networks on Mars / Rossman P. Irwin III, Alan D. Howard and Robert A. Craddock.
ISBN 9780470026724 (alk. paper)
0470026723 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 212431227
Table of Contents
1Introduction : river confluences, tributaries and the fluvial network / Stephen P. Rice, Bruce L. Rhoads, Andre G. Roy1
IRiver channel confluences11
2Introduction to part I : river channel confluences / Andre G. Roy13
3Modelling hydraulics and sediment transport at river confluences17
4Sediment transport, bed morphology and the sedimentology of river channel confluences / James L. Best, Bruce L. Rhoads45
5Large river channel confluences / Daniel R. Parsons, James L. Best, Stuart N. Lane, Ray A. Kostachuk, Richard J. Hardy, Oscar Orfeo, Mario L. Amsler, Ricardo N. Szupiany73
6Management of confluences / Robert Ettema93
7Unconfined confluences in braided rivers / Peter Ashmore, J. Tobi Gardner119
IITributary-main-stem interactions149
8Introduction to part II : tributary-main-stem interactions / Stephen P. Rice151
9Spatial identification of tributary impacts in river networks / Christian E. Torgersen, Robert E. Gresswell, Douglas S. Bateman, Kelly M. Burnett159
10Effects of tributaries on main-channel geomorphology / Rob Ferguson, Trevor Hoey183
11The ecological importance of tributaries and confluences / Stephen P. Rice, Peter Kiffney, Correigh Greene, George R. Pess209
12Tributaries and the management of main-stem geomorphology / Frederic Liebault, Herve Piegay, Philippe Frey, Norbert Landon243
13Confluence environments at the scale of river networks / Lee Benda271
IIIChannel networks301
14Introduction to part III : channel networks / Bruce L. Rhoads303
15Hydrologic dispersion in fluvial networks / Patricia M. Saco, Praveen Kumar307
16Sediment delivery : new approaches to modelling an old problem / Hua Lu, Keith Richards337
17Numerical predictions of the sensitivity of grain size and channel slope to an increase in precipitation / Nicole M. Gasparini, Rafael L. Bras, Gregory E. Tucker367
18Solute transport along stream and river networks / Michael N. Gooseff, Kenneth E. Bencala, Steven M. Wondzell395
19Fluvial valley networks on Mars / Rossman P. Irwin III, Alan D. Howard, Robert A. Craddock419
 Subject index453
 Place index457


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