Conditions for the Entrainment of Cuboid Boulders in Bedrock Streams: An Historical Review of Literature with Respect to Recent Investigations

  1. Keith J. Tinkler and
  2. Ellen E. Wohl
  1. Paul Carling1 and
  2. Keith Tinkler2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM107p0019

Rivers Over Rock: Fluvial Processes in Bedrock Channels

Rivers Over Rock: Fluvial Processes in Bedrock Channels

How to Cite

Carling, P. and Tinkler, K. (1998) Conditions for the Entrainment of Cuboid Boulders in Bedrock Streams: An Historical Review of Literature with Respect to Recent Investigations, in Rivers Over Rock: Fluvial Processes in Bedrock Channels (eds K. J. Tinkler and E. E. Wohl), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM107p0019

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Environmental and Natural Sciences, Lancaster University, United Kingdom

  2. 2

    Department of Geography, Brock University, St. Catharines, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1998

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900902

Online ISBN: 9781118664292

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Keywords:

  • River channels;
  • Sediment transport

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Perspective

  • Previous Studies

  • New Data on the Angle of Sliding Friction

  • Estimates on Effective Density of Ice Encased Boulders

  • Small Clast Experiment

  • Discussion

  • Appendix on Boulder Notation