Neogeomorphology, Prediction, and the Anthropic Landscape

  1. Peter R. Wilcock and
  2. Richard M. Iverson
  1. P. K. Haff

Published Online: 29 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/135GM02

Prediction in Geomorphology

Prediction in Geomorphology

How to Cite

Haff, P. K. (2003) Neogeomorphology, Prediction, and the Anthropic Landscape, in Prediction in Geomorphology (eds P. R. Wilcock and R. M. Iverson), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/135GM02

Author Information

  1. Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909936

Online ISBN: 9781118668559



  • Geomorphology—Mathematical models


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Prediction in an Anthropic World

  • Prediction and Public Support

  • Characteristics of Anthropic Impact

  • Anthropic Impact—A Unique Geologic Event

  • Prediction of Landscape Change

  • The Anthropic Force

  • Examples of Possible Research Directions in Neogeomorphology

  • Engineering and the Managed Landscape

  • Conclusion