Modern sedimentation and morphology of the subaqueous Mekong Delta, Southern Vietnam

@inproceedings{Unverricht2013ModernSA,
  title={Modern sedimentation and morphology of the subaqueous Mekong Delta, Southern Vietnam},
  author={Daniel Unverricht and Witold Szczuciński and Karl Stattegger and Robert Jagodziński and Xuan Thuyen Le and Laval Liong Wee Kwong},
  year={2013}
}
The Mekong River Delta is among the Asian mega-deltas and is influenced by various factors including tides (meso-tidal system), waves, coastal currents, monsoon-driven river discharge and human impact (agriculture, fishing, sand dredging, tourism). The present study aims to document the seafloor relief, sediment distribution and sediment accumulation rates to interpret modern sediment transport directions and main sedimentation processes in the subaqueous Mekong Delta. The major results of this… CONTINUE READING

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