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Volume 4, issue 4
Earth Surf. Dynam., 4, 885-894, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-885-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Earth Surf. Dynam., 4, 885-894, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/esurf-4-885-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 15 Dec 2016

Research article | 15 Dec 2016

Graffiti for science – erosion painting reveals spatially variable erosivity of sediment-laden flows

Alexander R. Beer et al.
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Spatial bedrock erosion data from stream channels are important for engineering issues and landscape evolution model assessment. However, acquiring such data is challenging and only few data sets exist. Detecting changes in repeated photographs of painted bedrock surfaces easily allows for semi-quantitative conclusions on the spatial distribution of sediment transport and its effects: abrasion on surfaces facing the streamflow and shielding of surfaces by abundant sediment.
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