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Flow characteristics of Virginia streams, North Atlantic slope basin.

Virginia. Bureau of Water Control Management.

Flow characteristics of Virginia streams, North Atlantic slope basin.

by Virginia. Bureau of Water Control Management.

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Published by Virginia State Water Control Board, Bureau of Water Control Management in Richmond, Va .
Written in English

  • Virginia
    • Subjects:
    • Stream measurements -- Virginia -- Tables.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesBasic data bulletin - Bureau of Water Control Management ;, 33A, Basic data bulletin (Richmond, Va.) ;, 33A.
      LC ClassificationsGB1225.V8 V57 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 254 p. :
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4241674M
      LC Control Number80622495

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      At the reach scale, channel morphology (width, depth, slope, shape, and pattern) is dependent on mean discharge of water and sediment to the reach. Tributary streams to the Little Miami River, Mad River, and Buck Creek illustrate the impact that historic changes in land use, water and sediment discharge, channelization, and straightening of. The Missouri River is the longest river in North America. Rising in the Rocky Mountains of western Montana, the Missouri flows east and south for 2, miles (3, km) before entering the Mississippi River north of St. Louis, river drains a sparsely populated, semi-arid watershed of more than , square miles (1,, km 2), which includes parts of ten Mouth: Mississippi River.

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