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    • Activity of gullies during the Holocene in the Ebro valley 

      Peña, J.L.; Constante, A.; Chueca, J.; Echeverría, M.T.; Julián, A.; Longares, L.A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The use of detailed geomorphology for the study of the Upper Holocene and the application of geoarchaeology and radiometric datings make it possible to get important results on the recent stages of valley bottom shaping. ...
    • Assessment of gully erosion using photogrammetric techniques. A case study of upper Mbuluzi river, Swaziland 

      Pelacani, S.; Märker, M.; Rodolfi, G. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Swaziland is severely affected by gully erosion contributing to a sediment budget up to 250,000 m3 y-1 (WMS Associates, 1988). This type is more important than inter-rill and rill erosion. Severe gully erosion is mainly ...
    • Hydrological and sediment dynamics within a small catchment with badland areas 

      Nadal-Romero, Estela; Regüés, D.; Latron, J.; Lana Renault, Noemí; Serrano-Muela, M. Pilar; Martí Bono, C. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Badlands are the main sediment source areas affecting the headwaters of the Gállego and Aragón rivers in the Central Spanish Pyrenees. These morphologies characterise the landscape of the Inner Depression, occupying ...
    • Influence of snowmelt and heavy rainfalls on water and sediment yield from loess gully catchment (Lublin upland – Poland) 

      Rodzik, J.; Furtak, T.; Zglobicki, W. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The surface discharge from the gully catchments of the Lublin Upland (Poland) usually is not very high and amounts to about 15 mm·yr-1. It is mainly an episodic discharge of snow/rainfall regime. Surface runoff and ...
    • Surfaces of gullies generated by piping process in abandoned fields (south-east of Spain) 

      Romero Díaz, A.; Marín Sanleandro, P.; Sánchez Soriano, A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The piping process have an important development in old agricultural terraced fields. The abandonment of these fields, together with the lithologies, hydraulic and climatic characteristics favour the quick development of ...
    • The importance of the presence of gullies in the production of sediments in semiarid areas (Murcia, south-east of Spain) 

      Romero Díaz, A.; Martínez Lloris, M.; Alonso Sarría, F.; Belmonte Serrato, F. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The study has shown how the existence of gullies remarkably increases the rates of erosion and, therefore, the volume of sediments that arrives at the dikes of hydrological correction. A consequence of this is the need to ...
    • Gully erosion in semi-arid landscapes - monitoring of processes and development 

      Ries, J. B.; Marzolff, I.; Seeger, M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The research project MoGul (Large-scale Monitoring of Gully Erosion in Semi-Arid Landscapes) at Trier and Frankfurt University investigates the various types, development and dependencies of gullies as well as geomorphological ...
    • Recent developments in gully erosion research and their implications for controlling soil loss and sediment yield 

      Poesen, J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Soil erosion by water causes significant soil degradation worldwide. Most erosion process research and erosion control has focussed on sheet and rill erosion. Relatively little research has dealt with (ephemeral) gully ...
    • Does vegetation cover suppose gully erosion stabilization? 

      Martínez Casasnovas, J.A.; García Hernández, D.; Ramos, M.C. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The present research is addressed to study the evolution of vegetation cover on gully sidewalls and its influence on sediment production due to gully erosion and on gully walls’ stabilization. A sample gully system of the ...
    • Comparison of historical evolution of gully networks on both Slovak and Moravian forelands of the white Carpathians 

      Stankoviansky, M.; Létal, A.; Damankosová, Z. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The main objective of the contribution is to present the preliminary results of comparison of historical evolution of gully networks in both Slovak and Moravian forelands of the White Carpathians. This geomorphic unit ...
    • Morphology and controlling factors of landslide cirque gullies: a case study from the Sprogu gravas nature monument (SE Latvia) 

      Soms, J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Human-induced changes of landscape and the vegetation cover have been recognized in the majority of studies focusing on gully formation as one of the most important factors triggering the development of gullies throughout ...
    • Effectiveness of palm and bamboo geotextiles in reducing concentrated flow erosion 

      Smets, T.; Langhans, C.; Poesen, J.; Knapen, A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Rills and gullies, caused by concentrated flow erosion, represent an important sediment source in many environments (Poesen et al., 2003). Studies indicate that vegetation can be very effective in controlling gully ...
    • Estimating sediment yield from gully erosion using easily measurable morphometric characteristics in Darehshahr region, south of I.R. Iran 

      Sadeghi, S.H.R.; Noormohammadi, F.; Soufi, M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      A case study was conducted in a part of Ilam Province, I.R. Iran, to establish a reliable model for estimating sediment yield from gully erosion. The attempt was satisfactory and led to an applicable model whose input could ...
    • Discharge and gully erosion in a small rangeland catchment 

      Schnabel, Susanne; Gómez Gutiérrez, Á.; Sanjosé Blasco, J.J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Valley bottom gullies are a common feature in rangelands. Although these gullies are found in the bottom of drainage lines, information about the relationship between discharge and gullying is scarce (Crouch, 1990; ...
    • Some examples of ephemeral gully erosion in an Atlantic area of NW Spain 

      Valcárcel, M.; Paz, A.; Vidal, E. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      This study aimed to describe types of ephemeral gullies and to determine their origin, evolution and importance as sediment sources in Galicia (Northwest Spain). Concentrated erosion was surveyed on medium textured soils, ...
    • Causes of gully erosion in arid ecosystem: case study southern part of I.R. Iran 

      Soufi, M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      This research demonstrated that the I.R. region is prone to gully erosion. The study area had limited gully erosion four decades ago. With accelerating urban development during the past, two to three decades, areas of gully ...
    • Waterfall erosion as a main factor in ephemeral gully initiation in a part of Northeastern Iran 

      Sadeghi, S.H.R.; Rangavar, A.S.; Bashari, M.; Abbasi, A.A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The present study assesses the factors controlling gully formation in a study area located in northeastern Iran. Gully erosion in northeastern Iran is very high because of the high rate of human encroachment and the resulting ...
    • Seepage flow in aquifers with open and closed boundaries 

      Römkens, M.J.M.; Prasad, S.N. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      At previous gully erosion conferences, the effect of surface seal development on gully formation and growth was analyzed (Prasad and Römkens, 2003) and the effect of hydrological conditions on gully growth was discussed (Römkens ...
    • A general sediment transport model for linear incisions 

      Vanwalleghem, T.; Giráldez Cervera, Juan Vicente; Jiménez Hornero, F.J.; Laguna, A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Previous research has shown that the functional relationship between sediment transport and shear stress, discharge and slope is non-linear. The different datasets that support this hypothesis are however all derived from ...
    • Gully erosion risk zoning: proposal of a methodology and case study 

      Viero, A.C.; Castro, N.M.R.; Risso, A.; Goldenfun, J.A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Gullying is the most advanced, complex stage of erosion processes, with more local destructive power than other types of erosion (São Paulo, 1990). In this paper, we propose a method to generate gully erosion risk zoning ...