Transient fluvial incision in the headwaters of the Yellow River, northeastern Tibet, China

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[1] We utilize topographic analysis of channel profiles combined with field measurements of erosion rates to explore the distribution of channel incision in the Anyemaqen Shan, a broad mountainous region in the northeastern Tibetan plateau. Tributary channels to the Yellow River display systematic downstream increases in channel gradient associated with… (More)

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@inproceedings{Harkins2007TransientFI, title={Transient fluvial incision in the headwaters of the Yellow River, northeastern Tibet, China}, author={Nathan Harkins and E. Kirby and Arjun M. Heimsath and Ruth Robinson and Uwe Reiser}, year={2007} }