Contribution of Heavy Rainfall to Rainfall Erosivity, Runoff, and Sediment Transport in the Wet Tropics of Australia

  1. J.E. Costa,
  2. A.J. Miller,
  3. K.W Potter and
  4. P.R. Wilcock
  1. Bofu Yu

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM089p0113

Natural and Anthropogenic Influences in Fluvial Geomorphology

Natural and Anthropogenic Influences in Fluvial Geomorphology

How to Cite

Yu, B. (1995) Contribution of Heavy Rainfall to Rainfall Erosivity, Runoff, and Sediment Transport in the Wet Tropics of Australia, in Natural and Anthropogenic Influences in Fluvial Geomorphology (eds J.E. Costa, A.J. Miller, K.W. Potter and P.R. Wilcock), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM089p0113

Author Information

  1. Faculty of Environmental Sciences, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1995

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900469

Online ISBN: 9781118664308

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Keywords:

  • River channels—Congresses;
  • Watersheds—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definitions of Heavy Rainfall

  • The Study Area

  • Rainfall Erosivity

  • Runoff

  • Sediment Transport

  • Discussion

  • Concluding Remarks