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- Nichols, Gary J., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Geomorphology 2013 v.180-181 pp. 82-95
- alluvial soils; basins; climate; floodplains; models; sediment yield; sediments; streams; watersheds
- ... Analysis of over 400 fluvial megafans (>30km in length) in aggradational continental sedimentary basins reveals that geomorphic channel and floodplain changes on these distributive fluvial systems (DFS) generally behave in predictable ways with increasing distance from the apex. These changes can include: a decrease in discharge, a decrease in bed material transport and calibre of sediment, a decr ...