Fluvial Processes on an Urbanizing Alluvial Fan: Eilat, Israel

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

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM089p0209

Natural and Anthropogenic Influences in Fluvial Geomorphology

Natural and Anthropogenic Influences in Fluvial Geomorphology

How to Cite

Schick, A. P. (1995) Fluvial Processes on an Urbanizing Alluvial Fan: Eilat, Israel, 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/GM089p0209

Author Information

  1. Institute of Earth Sciences, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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

  • Geographic Setting

  • Environmental Data

  • Estimate of Water and Sediment Yield at the Mountain Edge Above Eilat

  • The Urbanization of Eilat

  • A Tentative Scenario for a Fully Urbanized Eilat Fan

  • Conclusions