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- Gao, Jinyao, et al. Show all 9 Authors
- Geomorphology 2019 v.344 pp. 60-74
- basins; canyons; gas hydrate; geophysics; rivers; sea level; surveys; turbidity; South China Sea
- ... Repeat multibeam bathymetric surveys conducted in 2004, 2005 and 2018 show that seven slope-confined canyons on the continental slope of the Pearl River Mouth Basin, South China Sea, were dominated by large volume, widespread erosion. Erosion volumes were up to 3.4 times greater than deposition volumes. Erosion-dominated areas of the canyons are up to 2.3 times greater than areas dominated by depo ...