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    • 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 ...
    • A comparison of anthropogenic and long-term soil erosion on banks peninsula using 137Cs and kawakawa tephra 

      Lutter, F.S.; Almond, P.C.; Florineth, F. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The task of this study is to assess the severity of anthropogenically induced soil erosion on a loess-mantled hillslope on the foothills of Banks Peninsula, South Island, New Zealand. The analysis is restricted to a slope ...
    • 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 ...
    • Concentrated flow erodibility of loess-derived topsoils: the impact of rainfall-induced consolidation and sealing 

      Knapen, A.; Poesen, J.; Baets, S. de (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      This study investigates the impact of rainfall-induced soil consolidation and soil surface sealing processes over time after tillage on soil erosion during concentrated flow. The soil erodibility (Kc) and critical flow ...
    • 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; ...
    • 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 ...
    • Effect of topography on retreat rate of different gully headcuts in Bardenas Reales area (Navarre, Spain) 

      Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna; Casalí Sarasíbar, Javier Upna; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In Northeast Spain, gullying is a widespread phenomenon. This type of erosion is especially intense in Bardenas Reales (Navarre) where at least two major typical kinds of gully headcut are present. A first group developed ...
    • 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 ...
    • Effects of slope processes and management in gullying 

      Desir, G.; Marín, C. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Most erosion studies have been typically done in rill and interrill areas because the complexity of gullies and their large size have made their study very difficult. Morgan (1979) and Hudson (1985) define gullies as water ...
    • Ephemeral gullies: to till or not to till? 

      Gordon, L.M.; Bennett, S.J.; Alonso, C.V.; Bingner, R.L. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      While the perceived magnitude of ephemeral gully erosion may be masked after gullies are repaired, the action of plowing in these channels reduces topsoil thickness and crop productivity over a much wider area than the ...
    • Ephemeral gully erosion research: processes and modeling 

      Alonso, C.V. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) defines ephemeral gullies as small channels that can be filled in by normal tillage operations only to reform in the same location by subsequent runoff events. Ephemeral ...
    • Ephemeral gully headcut development and migration in stratified soils 

      Gordon, L.M.; Bennett, S.J.; Wells, R.; Alonso, C.V. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The objectives of the current study were: (1) to quantify the effect of an erosion resistant (ER) soil layer placed at various depths within a soil profile on headcut development and migration; and (2) to assess the ...
    • Erosion processes at the gully scale: observations, quantification and interpretation of field data from the Draix laboratory 

      Mathys, N.; Klotz, S.; Esteves, M.; Grésillon J.M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In the Southern French Alps, the black marls formation covers a large area and is highly susceptible to weathering and erosion. It has a badlands topography and is subject to high solid transport, bringing high sediment ...
    • 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 ...
    • Evaluating airborne laser scanning for gully erosion detection and baseline mapping in the Fitzroy catchment, QLD, Australia 

      Eustace, A.H.; Witte, C.; Carey, B.W. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Australia’s climate and land management practises have resulted in an increased threat to land condition and water quality through sediment transported by gully erosion. The Fitzroy River catchment is located in Queensland ...
    • 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 ...
    • Gullies on mars: the debate about formative processes (keynote) 

      Howard, A.D. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The discovery of very young gully systems on Mars has occasioned a lively debate about the processes and materials involved in their formation (Malin and Edgett, 2000). The strong interest in these features results because ...
    • Gully development and topographic threshold, case study: Kerman Province, southeast of I.R. Iran 

      Mehdipour, A.; Soufi, M.; Baniasadi, M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      This research indicated that gully erosion can severely damage croplands in this area of Iran. Significant gully development occurred in the 3 years of study and the product of drainage headcut area and slope was more strongly ...
    • Gully development in agricultural fields: insights from catchment scale analysis 

      Markovitch, H.; Svoray, T. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The aim of this paper is to study the combined effect of human-induced activity and the physical environmental conditions on gully development in a small agricultural catchment in Northern Israel. More specifically the ...
    • Gully dynamics: initiation and morphology 

      Kirkby, M.J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The paper reviews general conditions for initiation and maintenance of gullies.