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The study of the evolution and configuration of landforms.

ge′o·mor′pho·log′ic (-môr′fə-lŏj′ĭk), ge′o·mor′pho·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
ge′o·mor′pho·log′i·cal·ly adv.
ge′o·mor·phol′o·gist n.


(ˌdʒiːəʊmɔːˈfɒlədʒɪst) or


(Geological Science) a person who studies geomorphology
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According to the Seattle Times, the landslide is threatening a slope where gravel mining has been underway for years, raising obvious questions about the cause and effect of mining in the region, said University of Washington geomorphologist Dave Montgomery.
Mount, an internationally acclaimed geomorphologist who specializes in the study of rivers, streams, and wetlands, doesn't advocate either side in the tunnel debate, but is clear that something needs to give.
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Researchers, led by Canadian geomorphologist Daniel Shugar, used a combination of hydrological measurements and elevation models, to determine that in late May 2016, the Slims River, which flowed northward into Kluane Lake (and then to the Yukon River, ultimately discharging into the Bering Sea), reversed its flow.
The assessments were led by Cardnos Dr Andrew Simon, a Senior Geomorphologist who is based in Oxford, Mississippi and conducted together with water engineers based in Sydney, New South Wales.
Geomorphologist Karin Baitis will share her research on Mount Mazama and wetlands, and lead a short local field trip, from 9 a.
Whether you instantaneously remove a structure or you take it down in stages turns out to be a huge determinant about the nature and mechanism of the downstream erosion," says Gordon Grant, a geomorphologist at the U.
But Dr Helene Burningham, a coastal geomorphologist in the Department of Geography at University College London, says that it's actually bursting with life.
I knew it would fail catastrophically in a large-magnitude event,'' though not when it would happen, said Daniel Miller, a geomorphologist who was hired by the U.
With the grim developments came word of the 1999 report by geomorphologist Daniel Miller, raising questions about why residents were allowed to build homes on the hill and whether officials had taken proper precautions.
hovered partly between spirituality and hard science'; or the geomorphologist Ralph Bagnold (1896-1990), whose sand researches were rooted in 'the massive accumulation of minute particulars .
It's an abstract concept, conceived by a fluvial geomorphologist who's hired to plot the lowest elevations in the river's channel and then connect the dots.