The shape can also reveal information on the force required to carve sediment from its bank.
The well-known ratio between sand ripple spacing and wave-driven flow oscillations may be dictated by flow dynamics downstream of ripple crests.
New study rethinks dynamics of runoff-driven erosion in response to rainstorms.
Scientist creates a numerical model that explores sediment transport.
Analysis of the Fraser River suggests that riverbed sediments shift abruptly depending on river slope changes and water speed.
Researchers tracked what happened to the White Salmon River after engineers removed the 100-year-old Condit Dam.
Braided Rivers Workshop 2014;
Le Domaine de Sainte Croix, France, 23–27 June 2014