This book provides a detailed overview on methods used for the dating of past torrential activity on fans and cones and fosters the discussion on the impact of past and potential future climate change on torrential processes. The book has a clear focus on the practical applications of these methods, complemented by case studies. The limits of each dating method in case of excessive natural and human interventions on fans and cones are shown.Sediment transport occurs at different scales (hierarchically dependent); thus a scale oriented approach, starting with the ... and practice, Manuals and reports on engineering practice No. 110. ASCE, Reston D. Rickenmann () Swiss Federalanbsp;...
|Title||:||Dating Torrential Processes on Fans and Cones|
|Author||:||Michelle Schneuwly-Bollschweiler, Markus Stoffel, Florian Rudolf-Miklau|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2012-07-15|