These illustrated essays have been contributed by participants in the Teaching Geomorphology in the 21st Century workshop in 2008. The vignettes are drafts that are being written and revised by the participants and are not finished products.Help
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Clearcutting and Erosion in New England - the Photographic and Stratigraphic Record
Paul Bierman, University of Vermont and State Agricultural College
Paul Bierman Professor of Geology and Natural Resources, University of Vermont Location Continent: North America Country: United States of America State/Province: Vermont City/Town: Huntington, Tunbridge UTM ...
Vignette Type: Stratigraphy, Process, Chronology, Computation
Uplift Follows Deglaciation in Northern Southeast Alaska
Cathy Connor, University of Alaska Southeast
Cathy Connor University Alaska Southeast Location Continent: North America Country: United States of America State/Province: Alaska Region: Alexander Archipelago (southeastern Alaska) UTM coordinates and datum: ...
Vignette Type: Computation, Stratigraphy, Chronology, Process
Arid region alluvial fan development: A soil-geomorphology investigation
Amy Brock, Western Illinois University
Amy Brock Western Illinois University Location Continent: North America Country: Unites States of America State/Province: Nevada Town/City: Hiko UTM coordinates and datum: none Setting Climate Setting: Arid ...
Vignette Type: Chronology, Process
Legacy of Hydraulic Gold Mining in California - A New Look at a Classic Problem in Geomorphology
Michael Singer, University of St Andrews
[link mailto: firstname.lastname@example.org 'Michael Singer'] Location Continent: North America Country: USA State: California UTM coordinates and datum: none Setting Climate Setting: Semi-Arid ...
Vignette Type: Chronology, Stratigraphy, Process
Glacial River Warren and the retreat of St. Anthony Falls
Tom Hickson, University of St. Thomas (MN)
Thomas Hickson University of St. Thomas Location Continent: North America Country: United States State: Minnesota City: Minneapolis/St. Paul UTM coordinates and datum: none Setting Climate Setting: Humid Tectonic ...
Vignette Type: Chronology
Megathrust earthquakes, coastal uplift, and emergent marine terraces of Costa Rica's Nicoya Peninsula
Jeff Marshall, California State Polytechnic University-Pomona
Jeff Marshall Cal Poly Pomona University Location Continent: Central America Country: Costa Rica State/Province: Nicoya Peninsula City/Town: UTM coordinates and datum: none Setting Climate Setting: Tropical ...
Vignette Type: Process, Chronology
Actively incising river evolution... in central Minnesota
Karen Gran University of Minnesota Duluth Location Continent: North America Country: USA State/Province: Minnesota City/Town: UTM coordinates and datum: none Setting Climate Setting: Humid Tectonic setting: Craton ...
Vignette Type: Chronology, Stratigraphy
The Enigma of Inner Gorges in the Alps
Inner gorges form at the interface between hillslopes and river channels. Seen in cross section, they form an often near-symmetrical convex break the steepness of the hillslope profiles. This distinctive ...
Vignette Type: Process, Chronology
Quantification of sediment storage and flux in an alpine basin (Reintal, Bavarian Alps, Germany)
Joachim Goetz; Martin Geilhausen
This vignette deals with the quantification of sediment storage and sediment input and exemplifies how sediment is transferred through an alpine catchment system (Reintal, Bavarian Alps). The Reintal valley is ...
Vignette Type: Process, Computation, Chronology, Stratigraphy
Geomorphic controls on the slackwater deposition: Example from the Mahi River Basin, western India
The river basins of western India are characterized by colossal deposits of marine, fluvial and aeolian origin. A major bulk of these sediments has been deposited during the late Pleistocene under climatic and ...
Vignette Type: Chronology, Process, Stratigraphy