University of Vermont

Cosmogenic Nuclide Laboratory and Geomorphology Research Group

Extreme Erosion Rates - Venezuela and Alaska



In collaboration with Mark Johnsson, we analyzed sediment samples for the Apure River basin in Venezuela and the Saginivirkatka Basin on the North Slope of Alaska. These samples had been used previously to study downstream changes in sediment weathering intensity.
Project Support
NSF Sediment Dynamics of Large Drainage Basins EAR-9628599
Proposal Project Summary (download pdf)
People Working on this Project
Paul Bierman
Marc Caffee
Mark Johnsson
Susan Nies
Joanna Reuter

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