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Evolution of a drainage network

Charles L. Rosenfeld

Evolution of a drainage network

remote sensing analysis of the North Fork Toutle River, Mount St. Helens, Washington

by Charles L. Rosenfeld

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Published by Water Resources Research Institute, Oregon State University in Corvallis, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Watersheds -- Washington (State),
  • Toutle River (Wash.),
  • Saint Helens, Mount (Wash.)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRemote sensing analysis of the North Fork Toutle River, Mount St. Helens, Washington.
    Statementby Charles L. Rosenfeld and Gary L. Beach.
    SeriesWRRI -- 88., WRRI (Series) -- 88.
    ContributionsBeach, Gary L., Oregon State University. Water Resources Research Institute.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14263897M

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Drainage ge networks can be quantitatively described using parameters such as drainage density, which is the ratio of total length of streams within a network to the surface area of the network (stream km/km 2 of drainage area).

Drainage density reflects climatic controls, substrate on which the drainage network is formed, and age of the drainage network. The drainage network includes not only stream lines but also lakes which are formed within any closed topographic depressions. The drainage network simulation is performed on a rough slope which is composed of a number of random elevations superimposed on a smooth slope.

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Drainage patterns. According to the configuration of the channels, drainage systems can fall into one of several categories known as drainage ge patterns depend on the topography and geology of the land. Accordant drainage patterns. A drainage system is described as accordant if its pattern correlates to the structure and relief of the landscape over which it flows.

Figure Showing the assign three Zone for the drainage basin Linear aspects The drainage network transport water and the sediments of a basin through a single outlet, which is marked as the maximum order of the basin and conventionally the highest order stream available in the basin considered as the order of the basin.

The. Morphometric analysis of a watershed provides a quantitative description of the drainage system which is an important aspect of the characterisation of watersheds (Strahler ).Many workers (Horton ; Miller ; Nag ) have recognised inter relationship between drainage network architecture and parameters such as climate, geology, relief and structural features in the basin.

Drainage networks, however, are not static, and it has been proposed recently that divide migration and drainage capture can lead to the generation of low-relief upland topography that mimics that of incised paleo-landscapes and that might be falsely interpreted as recording surface uplift and/or the onset of accelerated incision.

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Landscapes of the US Central Lowland were repeatedly affected by the Laurentide Ice Sheet. Glacial processes diminished relief and disrupted drainage networks.

Deep valleys carved by meltwater were disconnected from the surrounding uplands. The upland area lacking surface water connection to the drainage network is referred to as non‐contributing area (NCA).

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