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    • Photogrammetrical and field measurement of gullies with contrasting morphology 

      Marzolff, I.; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna; Seeger, M.; Campo-Bescós, Miguel Upna; Ries, J. B.; Casalí Sarasíbar, Javier Upna; Álvarez-Mozos, Jesús Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Despite a wealth of studies on monitoring different types of gullies by using remote-sensing technique such as photogrammetry, relatively few efforts have been made to test their accuracy. Therefore the question arises ...
    • Prehistoric and modern impacts on gully formation on the loess hills of northern Mississippi, USA 

      Dotterweich M.; Jared David, M. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this work the authors present two sites that will help understand the processes that drive gully formation in the uplands of northern Mississippi and how these processes are affected by anthropomorphic influences. The ...
    • Progress in gully erosion research: IV International Symposium on Gully Erosion 

      Casalí Sarasíbar, Javier Upna; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Libro / Liburua  OpenAccess
      The classic forms of water erosion of the soil comprise sheet, rill, and gully erosion. According to the concept most generalized, in sheet erosion, thin layers of material are uniformly removed from the soil surface due ...
    • A proposal to study gully erosion on silica sand and arkose slopes in central Spain 

      Lucía, A.; Sanz, M.A.; Vicente, F.; Martín, C.; Martín, J.F.; Bodoque, J.M.; Pedraza, J.; López, N. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      A research project to be developed, granted by the Spanish Minister of Education and Science (project CGL2006-07207), aims to investigate gully erosion on silica sand and arkose slopes in Central Spain. The period of the ...
    • Proposed methodology to quantify ephemeral gully erosion 

      Huang, C.; Nouwakpo, K.; Frankenberger, J.R. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The overall objective of the proposed research is to identify and quantify landscape attributes and hydrologic conditions that can be used to assess hillslope seepage and ephemeral gully erosion. We propose to use three ...
    • 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 ...
    • Regional assessment of gully systems in a hilly olive-orchard dominated landscape 

      Masri, Z.; Turkelboom, F.; Pauw, E. de; Muhammad, A. M.; Sheikho. A.; Dalton, P. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Olive orchards dominate the land use at the hills of Afrin area, and olive oil represents the most important cash income source for rural communities in this area. However, olive yields in many orchards have been decreasing ...
    • Relation between the location of check dams and adjacent vegetation cover in ephemeral gullies (Southeast Spain) 

      Conesa García, C.; Pérez Cutillas, P.; García Lorenzo, R. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In general, the work carried out on vegetation in the Mediterranean catchments is focused more on the hillside vegetation cover than the riparian. Apart from occasional contributions by Alcaraz et al. (1997), Salinas et ...
    • The role of preferential flow through soil-pipes in ephemeral gully erosion 

      Wilson, G.V. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The objective of this study was to quantify the hydrologic conditions under which discontinuous soil-pipes reestablish ephemeral gullies and continuous soil-pipes initiate ephemeral gullies.
    • Runoff and sediment supply from small gullied and ungullied basins in a semi-arid grazed environment 

      Chocron, M.; Laronne, J.B.; Alexandrov, Y. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The aim of the present study is to determine links between rainfall, runoff, gully erosion and sediments. The extent of sediment yield (suspended sediment and bedload) and runoff response from gullied and ungullied basins ...
    • Scouring-sedimentation balance for gully reaches affected by check dams in Mediterranean environments 

      Conesa García, C.; García Lorenzo, R. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Many of the geomorphological impacts caused by check dams are usually fairly common in torrential channels (bed agradation upstream into the sedimentary wedges, deepening and narrowing of the bankfull channel downstream, ...
    • Seepage erosion impacts on edge-of-field gully erosion 

      Wilson, G.V.; Fox, G.A.; Chu-Agor, M.L. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Concentrated flow is generally considered the controlling mechanism for gully erosion whereas subsurface flow is often overlooked. The two mechanisms of subsurface flow attributed to gully erosion are seepage flow and ...
    • 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 ...
    • Sidewall erosion control strategies in gullies of the Penedès – Anoia vineyard region (NE Spain) 

      Martínez Casasnovas, J.A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The objective of this work is to formulate different sidewall erosion control strategies to reduce retreat and sediment production rates in the gullies of the Penedès-Anoia (NE Spain) region.
    • Soil erosion on the bottom of hollows in steppe zone of Ukraine 

      Zubov A.R.; Zubova, L.G. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Soil erosion, undoubtedly, is one of the main ecological and agricultural problems in the world. Quantity of eroded lands in Ukraine achieves 10.5 millions ha. Annual losses of soil constitutes about 600 millions tons in ...
    • 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, ...
    • 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 ...
    • Turbulent flow within headcut scour holes in rills and gullies 

      Bennett, S.J.; Alonso, C.V. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The objectives of the present study were to experimentally determine the time-mean turbulent flow characteristics within fixed-bed models of headcut scour holes typical of upland concentrated flows to assess soil erosion ...
    • Urban gullies in São Luis City, Maranhão State, Brazil 

      Guerra, A.J.; Bezerra, J.F.; Fullen, M.A.; Mendonça, J.K.S.; Sathler, R.; Lima, F.S.; Mendes, S.P.; Guerra, T.T. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Urban gully erosion is a serious problem in São Luís City, Maranhão State, Brazil. São Luís Municipality covers 831.7 km? and is situated in west-central Maranhão Island (2º19’09”-2º51’00” S; 44º01’16”-44º19’37” W). ...
    • 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 ...