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braided stream

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.

Stream whose plan form consists of a number of small channels separated by bars. The latter may be vegetated and stable (e.g. the eyots (small islets) in the River Thames, England), or...

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braided stream

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.

Stream whose plan form consists of a number of small channels separated by bars. The latter may be vegetated and stable (e.g. the eyots (small islets) in the River Thames, England), or...

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braided stream

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 49 words.

Stream whose plan form consists of a number of small channels separated by bars. The latter may be vegetated

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braided stream

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 50 words.

A stream whose plan form consists of a number of small channels separated by *bars. The bars may

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braided stream

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 53 words.

A stream whose plan form consists of a number of small channels separated by *bars. The bars may be vegetated and stable (e.g. the eyots (small islets) in the River Thames, England) or...

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braided stream

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 52 words.

Stream whose plan form consists of a number of small channels separated by *bars. The latter may be vegetated and stable (e.g. the eyots (small islets) in the River Thames, England), or...

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serir

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 32 words.

A veneer of mixed sand and gravel mantling a Saharan plain and transported originally by *sheet-wash and *braided-stream...

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serir

Edited by MICHAEL ALLABY.

in A Dictionary of Earth Sciences

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 29 words.

Veneer of mixed sand and gravel mantling a Saharan plain and transported originally by sheetwash and braided-stream activity. Subsequently it

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serir

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 30 words.

A veneer of mixed sand and gravel mantling a Saharan plain and transported originally by *sheet-wash and *braided-stream

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valley train

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.

An accumulation of fluvioglacial deposits laid down in a valley by meltwaters escaping from a decaying glacier. The surface slopes quite steeply down-valley, and is incised by shifting...

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serir

Overview page. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation — Earth Sciences and Geography.

Veneer of mixed sand and gravel mantling a Saharan plain and transported originally by sheetwash and braided-stream activity. Subsequently it was weathered and modified under more arid...

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outwash

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

1 The stratified sands and gravels deposited at or near to ice margins.

2 Meltwater escaping from the terminal zone of a glacier. The resulting streams...

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serir

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Geology and Earth Sciences

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 31 words.

Veneer of mixed sand and gravel mantling a Saharan plain and transported originally by *sheetwash and *braided-stream activity. Subsequently it was weathered and modified under more arid...

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tidal stream

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography — Ecology and Conservation.

The flow of water in and out of estuaries, bays, and other restricted coastal openings associated with the rise and fall of the tide. Landward (flood) and seaward (ebb) streams or currents...

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tidal stream

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Ecology

P ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation. 50 words.

The flow of water in and out of estuaries, bays, and other restricted coastal openings associated with the rise and fall of the tide. Landward (flood) and seaward (ebb) streams often follow...

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channel

Overview page. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.

1 The preferred linear route along which surface water and groundwater flow is usually concentrated (although water can flow across wide, flat surfaces as sheet flow). It is...

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Summary

Glenn R. Guntenspergen.

in Urban Ecology

February 2011; p ublished online December 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Animal Pathology and Diseases. 550 words.

This section has explored how the dynamics of urban landscapes influence vegetation and wildlife, the general patterns occurring in urban habitats, and the relationships and interactions...

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Ecophysiology of riparian cottonwoods: stream flow dependency, water relations and restoration

Stewart B. Rood, Jeffrey H. Braatne and Francine M. R. Hughes.

in Tree Physiology

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Summary

Cottonwoods (Populus spp.) are adapted to ripar-ian or floodplain zones throughout the Northern Hemisphere; they are also used as parents for...

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Colorado River

George (Rock) Pring and Ryan Moehring.

Reference Entry. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 3520 words.

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Afro-Atlantic Culture: On the Live Dialogue Between Africa and the Americas

James Lorand Matory.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 10143 words.

When Africa is regarded as part of the cultural and political history of the African diaspora, it is usually recognized only as an origin—as a past to the African American present, as a...

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