Introduction: The sedimentology of aqueous systems

  1. Cristiano Poleto1 and
  2. Susanne Charlesworth2
  1. Cristiano Poleto1 and
  2. Susanne Charlesworth2

Published Online: 16 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444317114.ch

Sedimentology of Aqueous Systems

Sedimentology of Aqueous Systems

How to Cite

Poleto, C. and Charlesworth, S. (2010) Introduction: The sedimentology of aqueous systems, in Sedimentology of Aqueous Systems (eds C. Poleto and S. Charlesworth), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444317114.ch

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Hydraulic Research Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

  2. 2

    Department of Geography, Environment and Disaster Management, Coventry University, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Hydraulic Research Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

  2. 2

    Department of Geography, Environment and Disaster Management, Coventry University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 8 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781444332902

Online ISBN: 9781444317114

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Keywords:

  • aqueous systems sedimentology;
  • sediments and aquatic environment quality;
  • problems caused by sediments, and mitigation;
  • water bodies aggradation;
  • chemical problems caused by sediments - pollutant release

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