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Urban Hydrology and Sedimentation in the Humid Tropics

  • Avijit Gupta

Abstract

Over the last twenty-five years a considerable amount of research has been done on the modification of the physical environment by urbanization. A large storage of data on changes in local hydrology, sedimentation patterns and channel morphology has been created, a conceptual model of the time-sequence and intensity of such changes has been built, and the information and concepts have been used to ameliorate environmental problems arising from urbanization.

Keywords

Sediment Yield Drainage Channel Humid Tropic Sediment Production Urban Drainage 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Avijit Gupta
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of GeographyNational University of SingaporeSingapore

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