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    Author(s): Leslie M. Reid
    Date: 1988
    Source: EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 69(16): 346
    Publication Series: Scientific Journal (JRNL)
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    The topographic grain of a landscape is strongly influenced by the drainage density, and the drainage density reflects the balance between processes active on hillslopes and those in channels. This balance was explored by constructing sediment budgets for a sequence of stages in the development of a discontinuously incising channel.

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    Reid, Leslie M. 1988. Form and process in developing channels. EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 69(16): 346


    PSW4351, landscape, drainage density, sediment, channels, sediment budget

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