Articles | Volume 18, issue 5
Research article
12 May 2014
Research article |  | 12 May 2014

A conceptual model of check dam hydraulics for gully control: efficiency, optimal spacing and relation with step-pools

C. Castillo, R. Pérez, and J. A. Gómez

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