Principles of soilscape and landscape evolution [E-Book] / Garry Willgoose, the University of Newcastle, Australia.
Willgoose, Garry, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018
1 online resource (xi, 324 pages)
englisch
9780521858793
9781139029339
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Constructing a landscape evolution model
  • basic concepts
  • A brief hydrology and geomorphology primer
  • Erosion and other water driven processes
  • Soils : constructing a soilscape evolution model
  • basic concepets
  • Soils : soil depth
  • Soils : physical weathering and soil particle fragmentation
  • Soils : chemical weathering
  • Soils : slow soil flow and creep
  • Soils : colloids and soil organic carbon
  • Soils : constructing a soilscape evolution model
  • details and examples
  • Tectonics and geology
  • High slope gravity processes
  • Vegetation and wildfire
  • Constructing a landscape evolution model
  • details
  • Examples of landscape evolution modelling and final thoughts.