Dryland Rivers: Hydrology and Geomorphology of Semi-Arid Channels (Hardcover)

Dryland Rivers: Hydrology and Geomorphology of Semi-Arid Channels By L. J. Bull (Editor), M. J. Kirkby (Editor) Cover Image
By L. J. Bull (Editor), M. J. Kirkby (Editor)
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Description


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 regimes eg California, Australia, Chile.

About the Author


L. J. Bull is the editor of Dryland Rivers: Hydrology and Geomorphology of Semi-arid Channels, published by Wiley. M. J. Kirkby is the editor of Dryland Rivers: Hydrology and Geomorphology of Semi-arid Channels, published by Wiley.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780471491231
ISBN-10: 0471491233
Publisher: Wiley
Publication Date: March 22nd, 2002
Pages: 398
Language: English