Download Alluvial Fan Flooding Free Book

Download Alluvial Fan Flooding Free Book

Download Alluvial Fan Flooding Free Alluvial fans are gently sloping, fan-shaped landforms common at the base of mountain ranges in arid and semiarid regions such as the American West. Floods on alluvial fans, although characterized by relatively shallow depths, strike with little if any warning, can travel at extremely high velocities, and can carry a tremendous amount of sediment and…


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Book Author: Committee on Alluvial Fan Flooding,National Research Council,Division on Earth and Life Studies,Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources
Publisher: National Academies Press
Publisher Date: 1996-10-07
print Type: BOOK
language: en