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USGS NRP Tucson: Sediment Impacts from Disturbed and Undisturbed Lands

The Vigil Network: DeGeer's Gullies 16 and 17

The Vigil Network: DeGeer's Gullies 16 and 17
Site Summary

General Information

Site Name: DeGeer's Gullies 16 and 17
Location: Dalarna, Sweden
Principal Investigator: B. Calles and E. Bergqvist
Address: GeoLibrary, Uppsulla University Box 554, S-751 22, Uppsala, Sweden
Date of Site Establishment and/or Field Measurements: March 1990

Location at Lower End of Basin

Latitude: 66°10'00" N
Longitude: 15°40'00" E


(ranked in order of importance)

  1. Erosion
  2. Channel Change

Site Information

Annual precipitation: 570 mm
Elevation: 103 m
Relief: 32 m
Geology: Silt and Sand at 15-20 cm below surface
Hydrology: Mainly groundwater inflow
Vegetation: Cultivated
Sweden Map Sheet: 12F9i

Stream Channels

Channel cross sections: 5
Bed profile: 1

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