Timing of river capture in major Yangtze River tributaries: Insights from sediment provenance and morphometric indices

Niannian Fan*, Ping Kong, Jörg Christian Robl, Hongwei Zhou, Xianyan Wang, Zhangdong Jin, Xingnian Liu

*Korrespondierende/r Autor/in für diese Arbeit

Publikation: Beitrag in FachzeitschriftArtikelPeer-reviewed

PublikationsstatusVeröffentlicht - 1 Nov 2021

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Funding Information:
This study was supported by the Second Tibetan Plateau Scientific Expedition and Research Program ( 2019QZKK0204 , 2019QZKK0707 ), the National Natural Science Foundation of China ( 51979179 ), the Open Funding of State Key Laboratory of Loess and Quaternary Geology ( SKLLQGZR1801 ) and Sichuan University ( 2018SCUH0050 ). We thank the editor Martin Stokes and two anonymous reviewers for very constructive comments and suggestions, Yi Chen, Xiaohui Shi and Zongmeng Li for helpful discussions. We are grateful to Xuefeng Cheng for contributions to the field surveys.

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  • Eastern Tibetan Plateau
  • River capture
  • Fluvial deposits
  • Provenance
  • Morphological analyses

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