Flow and Suspended-Sediment Transport in the Colorado River Near National Canyon

  1. Robert H. Webb,
  2. John C. Schmidt,
  3. G. Richard Marzolf and
  4. Richard A. Valdez
  1. J. Dungan Smith

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM110p0099

The Controlled Flood in Grand Canyon

The Controlled Flood in Grand Canyon

How to Cite

Smith, J. D. (1999) Flow and Suspended-Sediment Transport in the Colorado River Near National Canyon, in The Controlled Flood in Grand Canyon (eds R. H. Webb, J. C. Schmidt, G. R. Marzolf and R. A. Valdez), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM110p0099

Author Information

  1. U.S. Geological Survey, Boulder, Colorado

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1999

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900933

Online ISBN: 9781118664711

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Keywords:

  • Floods—Arizona—Grand Canyon National Park;
  • Steamflow—Arizona—Grand Canyon National Park;
  • Sedimentation and deposition—Arizona—Grand Canyon National Park;
  • Aquatic biology—Arizona—Grand Canyon National Park;
  • Floods—Colorado River (Colo.-Mex.);
  • Streamflow—Colorado River (Colo.-Mex.);
  • Sedimentation and deposition—Colorado River (Colo-Mex.)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Measurement Program

  • Results of the Measurement Program

  • Summary and Conclusions