Field Measurement of Topography at a River Mouthby Hitoshi Tanaka, Tohoku Univ, Japan,
Nobuo Shuto, Tohoku Univ, Japan,
Abstract: The authors have been measuring topography and cross section at the river mouth of the Nanakita River, in Japan. Changes of short-time scale, such as straightening of the river channel due to floods and the closure of the river mouth due to waves, were observed in 1988.
Subject Headings: Topography | Rivers and streams | High-rise buildings | Streamflow | Channel flow | Wave measurement | Flow measurement | Stream channels | Japan | Asia
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