Physical Geography


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Hydrolocial cycle
DOWN- Precipitation, interception, throughfall stemflow, surface storage, infiltration, soil...
Storm hydrograph
features- lag time, peak discharge, rising limb and falling limb. Factors effecting- antecedant...
River Erosion
Headward erosion at source. Vertical erosion near upper stages of river. Lateral erosion at...
Solution, suspension, salation, traction
Causes and Impacts of Floods (Case Study)
Carlisle, Cumbria, 2005 drainage basin of river eden is very large. PF-200mm of rain on 6th...
Soft Engineering flood management case study
Abingdon in South East England built on flood plains of the river thames and river Ock. 1500...

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