Storminess and Environmental Change

Climate Forcing and Responses in the Mediterranean Region

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ISBN: 978-94-007-7947-1 (Print) 978-94-007-7948-8 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii

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    Pages 1-14

    Introduction

  3. Observations and Model Development

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Pages 17-37

      Extreme Rainfalls in the Mediterranean Area

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      Pages 39-51

      Rainfalls and Storm Erosivity

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      Pages 53-64

      Finding Simplicity in Storm Erosivity Modelling

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      Pages 65-76

      Characteristics of Flash Flood Regimes in the Mediterranean Region

  4. Storminess and Erosivity Modelling

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Pages 79-99

      Spatial Pattern Probabilities Exceeding Critical Threshold of Annual Mean Storm-Erosivity in Euro-Mediterranean Areas

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      Pages 101-116

      Landscape Scales of Erosive Storm Hazard Across the Mediterranean Region

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      Pages 117-129

      Monthly Erosive Storm Hazard Within River Basins of the Campania Region, Southern Italy

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      Pages 131-147

      Storm-Erosivity Model for Addressing Hydrological Effectiveness in France

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      Pages 149-164

      Modelling Long-Term Storm Erosivity Time-Series: A Case Study in the Western Swiss Plateau

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      Pages 165-176

      Temporal and Spatial Patterns in Design–Storm Erosivity Over Sicily Region

  5. Storminess and Environmental Change

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 177-177

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      Pages 179-192

      Historical Reconstruction of Erosive Storms Driving Damaging Hydrological Events in the Bonea Basin, Southern Italy

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      Pages 193-204

      Triggering Conditions and Runout Simulation of the San Mango sul Calore Debris Avalanche, Southern Italy

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      Pages 205-214

      Climate-Scale Modelling of Rainstorm-Induced Organic Carbon Losses in Land-Soil of Thune Alpine Areas, Switzerland

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      Pages 215-229

      Hydroclimatological Modelling of Organic Carbon Dissolution in Lake Maggiore, Northern Italy

  6. History and Perspective

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 231-231

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      Pages 233-247

      A Digression on the Analysis of Historical Series of Daily Data for the Characterization of Precipitation Dynamics

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      Pages 249-268

      Historical Climatology of Storm Events in the Mediterranean: A Case Study of Damaging Hydrological Events in Calabria, Southern Italy

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      Pages 269-280

      Storminess Forecast Skills in Naples, Southern Italy

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 281-283