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    Author(s): Thomas E. Lisle; Michael Church
    Date: 2000
    Source: EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 81(48): F507.
    Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
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    In a drainage network, sediment is routed through a linked series of channel/valley segments (alluvial reservoirs) that are distinguished from their neighbors by their capacity to store and transport sediment.

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    Lisle, Thomas E.; Church, Michael. 2000. Sediment transport-storage functions for alluvial reservoirs. EOS, Transactions, American Geophysical Union 81(48): F507.


    PSW4351, sediment transport, alluvial reservoirs, bed load, channels

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