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Geomorphology and Natural Hazards: Proceedings of the 25th Binghamton Symposium in Geomorphology, SUNY, Binghamton, NY, USA, September 1994

ProceedingsOut of Print

Edited By: M Morisawa

Elsevier

Hardback | Dec 1994 | #39860 | ISBN: 0444820124
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About this book

Previously published as part of the 1994 subscription to the journal Geomorphology, Volume 10, Nos. 1-4.


Contents

Geomorphology and natural hazards, P.A. Gares et al; hazards - singularities in geomorphic systems, A.E. Scheidegger; the geomorphological dimensions of natural disasters, C.L. Rosenfeld; geologic effects of hurricanes, N.K. Coch; natural hazards of shoreline bluff erosion - a case study of horizon view, Lake Huron, P.L. Lawrence; geomorphological effects of tsunami run-up and backwash, A.G. Dawson; distribution of hazard types in a drainage basin and its relation to geomorphological setting, H. Ohmori and H. Shimazu; recent climatic change and catastrophic geomorphic processes in mountain environments, S.G. Evans and J.J. Clague; erroneous perceptions of fluvial hazards, S.A. Schumm; geomorphological understanding of floods, V.R. Baker; geomorphic and hydrologic aspects of monsoon floods on the Narmada and Tapi rivers in central India, V.S. Kale et al; spatial variations in the magnitude of the 1993 floods, Raccoon river basin, Iowa, K.L. Prestegaard et al; flooding of property by runoff from agricultural land in northwestern Europe, J. Boardman et al; geomorphology applied to flooding problems of closed-basin lakes ... specifically Great Salt Lake, Utah, G. Atwood; the landslide hazard in the Himalayas - geological control and human action, J. Gerrard; the geomorphology of some debris flows in the southern Sierra Nevada, California, J.V. DeGraff; lichen dating of coseismic landslide hazards in alpine mountains, W.B. Bull et al; the importance of earthquake-induced landslides to long-term slope erosion and slope-failure hazards in seismically active regions, D.K. Keefer; large mid-holocene and late Pleistocene earthquakes on the Oquirrh fault zone, Utah, S.S. Olig et al; global warming and permafrost in Eurasia - a catastrophic scenario, J. Demek; geological hazards, vulnerability, and risk assessment using GIS - model for Glenwood Springs, Colorado, M. Mejia-Navarro et al; the Binghamton symposia in geomorphology.

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