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The Vigil Network: Femtå Gully

The Vigil Network: Femtå Gully
Site Summary

General Information

Site Name: Femtå Gully
Location: Värmland, Sweden
Principal Investigator: R.A. Larsen 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: 13°08'00" E


(ranked in order of importance)

  1. Erosion
  2. Channel Change
  3. Sedimentation
  4. Vegetation

Site Information

Annual precipitation: 700 mm
Elevation: 151 m
Relief: 97 m
Drainage Area: 0.06 km2
Geology: Glaciofluvial Terrace; silt sand gravel
Hydrology: groundwater inflow
Vegetation: Pine forest clearcut and replanted 1966
Sweden Map Sheet: 13D3a

Stream Channels

Channel cross sections: 6
Bed profile: 1
Discharge: Crest-stage gage: 1


Particle size:
Bank: x

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