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Erode

(ĕrōd`), city (1991 urban agglomeration pop. 361,755), Tamil Nadu state, S India, on the Kaveri River. The city is located in a cotton-growing region, and its industries include cotton ginning and the manufacture of transport equipment. Erode was the site of much fighting during the British wars with the MarathasMarathas
or Mahrattas
, Marathi-speaking people of W central India, known for their ability as warriors and their devotion to Hinduism. From their homeland in Maharashtra their chieftains rose to power in the 17th cent.
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Soil erodibility is only one factor in determining the potential for water erosion.
2003), soil erodibility would ideally be quantitatively defined as a detachment or transport coefficient relating soil detachment rates to an appropriate form of stream power (the product of runoff velocity and land slope).
We are not doing anything about the wind, but we can change the erodibility of the soil.
Climatic amelioration, especially in the early Holocene, reduced discharge and promoted vegetation growth which, in turn, decreased the erodibility of river banks, as well as reducing sediment availability to the channel (Brown et al.
In New Mexico, rock size and abundance may influence a variety of other soil attributes including infiltration, porosity, water-holding capacity, and erodibility (Carlson and Whitford 1991).
An investigation on erodibility properties of soils which developed on different parent materials in K.
Bed sediment samples are collected and analyzed to determine particle size distribution, bed density, shear strength, and organic contents, which influence erodibility.
increased erodibility of the ecosystem, which increased the effectiveness of water in removing both organic and inorganic particulate matter, with losses up to 10.
7 Other Criteria Considered (Not Included) Floodplains Soil Erodibility Riparian Areas Natural Community Type 3.