University of Vermont

NSF/UVM Community Cosmogenic Facility (CCF)

Bhutan Erosion Rates

Bhutan is a very active place tectonically with rivers dissecting rapidly uplifting terrain. Using a network approach to sampling and analysis, we are attempting to estimate rates of erosion in this complex and dynamic landscape.
Project Support
subcontract, U Mass Amherst
Proposal Project Summary (not yet available)
People Working on this Project
Paul Bierman
Marc Caffee
Chris Duncan
Jennifer Larsen
Abstracts Related to This Project

Duncan, C., Masek, J., Bierman, P., Larsen, J., and Caffee, M., 2001, Extraordinarily high denudation rates suggested by 10Be and 26Al analysis of river sediments, Bhutan Himalayas: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 33. (download pdf)

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