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Title Source-to-sink fluxes in undisturbed cold environments / edited by Achim A. Beylich, John C. Dixon, Zbigniew Zwoliński
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 408 pages)
Contents Cover; Half-title ; Title page; Copyright information; Table of contents; List of contributors; Preface ; Part I Solute and sedimentary fluxes and budgets in changing cold climate environments ; 1 Introduction to the theme ; References ; 2 The I.A.G./A.I.G. SEDIBUD (Sediment Budgets in Cold Environments) program ; References
3.2.1 Spatial distribution 3.2.2 Temporal variations and cryosphere component interaction ; 3.2.3 Late Holocene development of the cryosphere ; 3.3 Implications for solute and sedimentary fluxes ; 3.3.1 Hillslope processes by overland flow ; 3.3.2 Fast gravitational slope processes
3.3.3 Slow gravitational slope processes 3.3.4 Fluvial sediment transport ; 3.3.5 River ice processes ; 3.3.6 Coastal processes ; 3.3.7 Solute fluxes ; 3.4 Summary and outlook ; References
4 Changes in vegetation cover and implications for solute and sedimentary fluxes in cold climate environments 4.1 Introduction ; 4.2 The Latnjajaure case study ; 4.3 Outlook ; Acknowledgments ; References ; Part III Solute and sedimentary fluxes in subarctic and Arctic environments
Part II Climate change in cold environments and general implications for contemporary solute and sedimentary fluxes 3 The changing cryosphere -- implications for solute and sedimentary fluxes in cold climate environments ; 3.1 Introduction ; 3.2 The changing cryosphere
Summary Provides the first quantitative overview of global source-to-sink fluxes in cold climate environments for graduate students and researchers
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Subject Geomorphology -- Polar regions
Sediment transport -- Polar regions
Sedimentation and deposition -- Cold regions
Geomorphology.
SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geography.
SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geology.
Sediment transport.
Sedimentation and deposition.
Cold regions.
Polar regions.
Form Electronic book
Author Beylich, Achim A., editor.
Zwoliński, Zbigniew, editor.
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