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Sediment

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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Here we provide global estimates of the seasonal flux of sediment, on a river-by-river basis, under modern and prehuman… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
ABSTRACT We introduce here a new method for computing differences between microbial communities based on phylogenetic information… Expand
Review
2005
Review
2005
This paper reviews and evaluates the current state of knowledge on the direct effects of terrestrial runoff on (1) the growth and… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Water movement in freshwater and marine environments affects submersed macrophytes, which also mediate water movement. The result… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Numerical sediment quality guidelines (SQGs) for freshwater ecosystems have previously been developed using a variety of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Subducted sediments play an important role in arc magmatism and crust-mantle recycling. Models of continental growth, continental… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
/ Although sedimentation is a naturally occurring phenomenon inrivers, land-use changes have resulted in an increase in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Analysis of data from 280 rivers discharging to the ocean indicates that sediment loads/yields are a log-linear function of basin… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The movement of mud, sand and gravel on the continental shelf, in the nearshore zone, on beaches and in estuaries can be… Expand
Highly Cited
1958
Highly Cited
1958
Effective mean annual precipitation is related to sediment yield from drainage basins throughout the climatic regions of the… Expand
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