Steady, balanced rates of uplift and erosion of the Santa Monica Mountains, California

  title={Steady, balanced rates of uplift and erosion of the Santa Monica Mountains, California},
  author={Meigs and Brozovi{\'c} and Johnson},
  journal={Basin Research},
Topographic change in regions of active deformation is a function of rates of uplift and denudation. The rate of topographic development and change of an actively uplifting mountain range, the Santa Monica Mountains, southern California, was assessed using landscape attributes of the present topography, uplift rates and denudation rates. Landscape features were characterized through analysis of a digital elevation model (DEM). Uplift rates at time scales ranging from 104 to 106 years were… 

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