Lab8_Stream_Pre-Lab_F11

Lab8_Stream_Pre-Lab_F11 - What is the equation for...

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Stream Processes Pre-Lab Name:___________________ Define the following terms (just a short sentence and/or a small sketch will be fine… nothing too lengthy). Use pages 249-260 in your lab book, your lecture textbook, and the internet as a reference. perennial stream intermittent stream alluvium stream drainage system drainage basin divide point bar cutbank meander oxbow lake channel bar stream terrace braided stream delta alluvial fan floodplain base level load
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1) What is the discharge of a river?
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Unformatted text preview: What is the equation for calculating discharge? This isnt in your lab book, so youll have to hunt it down. Discharge = 2) Using the drainage patterns listed on page 216 of your lab manual, fill in the following chart. Channel Shape Drainage Pattern Geological Control (example) Random Deranged No relation to underlying bedrock Rectangular with long main stream Converging Radiating outward Concentric Irregular and branching Right-angle bends...
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2012 for the course GEOL 110 taught by Professor Centorbi during the Fall '08 term at Maryland.

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Lab8_Stream_Pre-Lab_F11 - What is the equation for...

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