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Title: Heavy mineral distribution in upland gravel-bed rivers
Authors: Hughes, Nicholas
Issue Date: 1992
Publisher: © Nicholas Hughes
Abstract: The characteristics of gravel-bed river deposits vary according to the complex relationships between hydrological and sedimentological regimes that occur over a range of spatial and temporal scales. This thesis concerns the composition and distribution of fine-grained sediment in British upland rivers; the size fractions which are perhaps the most susceptible, as regards both quantity and quality, to human activity and yet which can yield important information regarding upstream geological characteristics. [Continues.]
Description: A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.
Sponsor: Loughborough University of Technology (studentship).
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/27944
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