Projects: sediment terrain wood basin reach

Basin Scale Dynamics

Basin scale studies have focused on the role of river confluences in creating aquatic habitat and rejuvenation of such habitat from natural disturbance (fires and floods).

Basin dynamics gallery:

Links to basin scale dynamics studies:

Bigelow P., L. Benda, D. Miller, and K. Burnett. 2007. On debris flows, river networks, and the spatial structure of channel morphology. Forest Science 53(2): 220-238.

Benda L., K. Andras, D. Miller, and P. Bigelow. 2004. Confluence effects in rivers: interactions of basin scale, network geometry, and disturbance regimes. Water Resources Research 40(5): 1-15.

Benda L., D. Miller, P. Bigelow, and K. Andras. 2003. Effects of post-fire erosion on channel environments. Journal of Forest Ecology and Management 178: 105-119.

Projects: sediment terrain wood basin reach