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In accordance with the interdisciplinary techniques among earth technological know-how, engineering, actual geography, ecology and administration, this article makes a speciality of the theoretical questions, case-studies, demanding situations, and constraints taken from river recovery. it's illustrated with experiences of recent ground-breaking study protecting spatial and temporal scales of actual tactics in river catchments, coupling catchment and fluvial approaches, grain dynamics and fluvial types and on geo-ecology and recovery in mountain gravel-bed river environments. every one bankruptcy contains discussions and reviews offering adventure and suggestions from the basic examine. This publication covers scales of research for gravel-bed rivers, physics and modeling of approaches at neighborhood and element scales, sediment supply and garage, eco-geography and eco-hydraulics, and channel administration and recovery. * significant themes within the box are offered by means of well-known clinical leaders* Chapters hide theories, practices, and methodologies in river administration and recovery* Interdisciplinary strategy comprises case-studies on new, ground-breaking examine

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