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Title: Origin and evolution of closed depressions in central Belgium, European loess belt
Authors: Vanwalleghem, Tom ×
Poesen, Jean
Vitse, I
Bork, H. R
Dotterweich, M
Schmidtchen, G
Deckers, Jozef A.
Lang, Andreas
Mauz, B #
Issue Date: Apr-2007
Publisher: John wiley & sons ltd
Series Title: Earth surface processes and landforms vol:32 issue:4 pages:574-586
Abstract: Closed depressions (CDs) are lower lying areas where the sediment eroded from the surrounding soil surfaces draining towards the CD is trapped in the system. CDs have been reported in several regions of the European loess belt and are attributed either to natural processes (e.g. dissolution of subsurface horizons) or to human intervention (e.g. quarrying). Previous studies focussed mainly on cropland areas where, however, only few and largely filled in CDs remain.
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ISSN: 0197-9337
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Division of Geography & Tourism
Division Soil and Water Management
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