Scour and fill in cobble-bedded streams

Carling, P.A. (1982) Scour and fill in cobble-bedded streams. Windermere, UK, Freshwater Biological Association, 30pp. (WIT/73/13).

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Abstract

Scour and deposition have been measured in two small cobble-bedded upland streams, for two years. Grids of scour chains were inserted in the bed and relocated after the passage of individual hydrographs. Scour, fill and the area of the bed affected by these processes were recorded. The relationship between mean scour or fill and maximum scour or fill is assessed. In addition, the relationship between the depth of scour and the sediment transport rate as bedload is discussed briefly.

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Scour and fill in cobble-bedded streams
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Carling, P.A.
Number of Pages: 30
Date: 1982
Publisher: Freshwater Biological Association
Place of Publication: Windermere, UK
Issuing Agency: Freshwater Biological Association
Uncontrolled Keywords: Freshwater ecology; Limnological surveys; Sedimentation; Scour and fill; England; Teesdale
Subjects: Biology
Ecology
Limnology
Item ID: 5100
Depositing User: Hardy B Schwamm
Date Deposited: 22 Apr 2011 16:42
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 15:24
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/5100

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