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Floodplains

  • Jerry R. Miller
  • Suzanne M. Orbock Miller

Keywords

Trace Metal Trace Metal Concentration Bank Erosion Anhysteretic Remanent Magnetization Contaminant Source 
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Suggested Readings

  1. Anderson MG, Walling DE, Bates PD (1996) Floodplain Processes. Wiley, Chichester.Google Scholar
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jerry R. Miller
    • 1
  • Suzanne M. Orbock Miller
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Geosciences & Natural Resources ManagementWestern Carolina UniversityUSA
  2. 2.Haywood County SchoolsUSA

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