Investigations in River Morphology

  • Joachim Mangelsdorf
  • Karl Scheurmann
  • Fritz-Heinz Weiß
Part of the Springer Series in Physical Environment book series (SSPENV, volume 7)

Abstract

Methods and extent of investigations in river morphology and the measures thus derived for the stabilization of degraded river stretches require a basic understanding of the processes of bed formation, from both a geological as well as a river morphological and engineering point of view (Lane 1955). Increased cooperation between the geologist and engineer has proved to be beneficial, even mandatory in this context.

Keywords

Dust Sedimentation Assure Expense Silt 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Joachim Mangelsdorf
    • 1
  • Karl Scheurmann
    • 2
  • Fritz-Heinz Weiß
    • 1
  1. 1.Bayerisches Landesamt für WasserwirtschaftMünchen 19Germany
  2. 2.LandshutGermany

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