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    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Improving the structural stability of cropped soils in Olite (Navarre) using conservation tillage to reduce water erosion 

      Río Lahidalga, Iker del; Fernández Ugalde, Oihane Upna; Imaz Gurruchaga, María José Upna; Enrique Martín, Alberto Upna; Bescansa Miquel, Paloma Upna (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The objective of this work was to compare the soil wet aggregate stability and its relationship to the soil organic matter stock in an agricultural soil under different types of tillage in a semi-arid area of Northern Spain.
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • AnnAGNPS ephemeral gully erosion simulation technology 

      Bingner, R.L.; Theurer, F.D.; Gordon, L.M.; Bennett, S.J.; Parker, C.; Thorne, C.; Alonso, C.V. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Tillage-induced ephemeral gully erosion has been shown to be a significant and sometimes dominant source of sediment within a watershed. An approach has been developed within AnnAGNPS to assess the impact of conservation ...
    • 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 ...
    • Alluvial gully erosion: a landscape denudation process in Northern Australia 

      Brooks, A.P.; Shellberg, J.G.; Spencer, J.; Knight, J. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Recent aerial reconnaissance surveys and subsequent remote sensing mapping of Australia’s tropical rivers identified alluvial gully erosion as a key sediment source (Brooks et al. 2007; Knight et al. 2007). Gully erosion ...
    • Impact of root architecture, soil and flow characteristics on the erosion-reducing potential of roots during concentrated flow 

      Baets, S. de; Poesen, J.; Knapen, A. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      In this study, the effects of roots of different root morphologies (tap roots vs. fine-branched roots) on concentrated flow erosion rates are studied experimentally. The impact of soil type, soil moisture conditions ...
    • 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, ...
    • Gully erosion in central Italy: denudation rate estimation and morphoevolution of Calanchi and Biancane badlands 

      Della Seta, M.; Del Monte, M.; Fredi, P.; Lupia Palmieri, E. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Long lasting geomorphological researches (Ciccaci et al., 1981, 1986, 2003; Del Monte et al., 2006) allowed the evaluation of denudation rates in some of the major catchments of Central Italy. It was observed a noticeable ...
    • 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). ...
    • Gully erosion in mountain area of SW-China, assessed using 137Cs and 210PBEX tracers and GPS survey 

      Li, Y.; Poesen, J.; Liu, L.M.; Li, L.; He, F.H.; Zhang, Q.W.; Li, R. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Gullies are extensively distributed in the Upper Yangtze River Basin, SW-China. But the impact of these gullies on total sediment output is still not clear because there is no reliable technique for quantifying this issue. ...
    • 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 ...
    • Implications of recent experimental findings for rill erosion modeling 

      Govers, G.; Giménez Díaz, Rafael Upna; Oost, K. van (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      The major aim of this paper is to critically review the theoretical concepts that are underpinning current models of rill flow and sediment detachment in the light of recent experimental results and, when necessary, to ...
    • 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 ...
    • Long term evolution of incised coastal channels on the isle of Wight, UK: insights from numerical modelling 

      Leyland, J.; Darby, S.E. (Universidad Pública de Navarra / Nafarroako Unibertsitate Publikoa, 2007)   Contribución a congreso / Biltzarrerako ekarpena  OpenAccess
      Moderate rates of effective precipitation induce a realistic incised channel network, providing there is a step cliff profile present. Such a step profile is shown to be produced by sea-level rise and associated cliff ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.