Thematic session: Floods in Mountain Environments 3

Chairpersons: Zbigniew Kundzewicz, Markus Stoffel, Bartłomiej Wyżga, Virginia Ruiz-Villanueva

Impact of channel incision on the hydraulics of flood flows: Examples from Polish Carpathian rivers

Bartłomiej Wyżga (1), Joanna Zawiejska (2), Artur Radecki-Pawlik (3)

(1) Institute of Nature Conservation, Polish Academy of Sciences

(2) Institute of Geography, Pedagogical University of Cracow

(3) Department of Hydraulics Engineering and Geotechnique, University of Agriculture in Cracow

 

Impact of a major flood on a mountain river on physical habitat conditions for river biota, channel morphology and valley-floor infrastructure

Hanna Hajdukiewicz (1), Bartłomiej Wyżga (1), Paweł Mikuś (1), Joanna Zawiejska (2), Artur Radecki-Pawlik (3)

(1) Institute of Nature Conservation, Polish Academy of Sciences

(2) Institute of Geography, Pedagogical University of Cracow

(3) Department of Hydraulics Engineering and Geotechnique, University of Agriculture in Cracow

 

Changes of a gravel-bed sinuous river channel due to extreme floods inferred from remotely sensed data: morphological effects, bank migration and bank erosion risk identification

Miloš Rusnak, Department of Physical Geography, Geomorphology and Natural Hazards, Institute of Geography, Slovak Academy of Sciences

 

A method for identification of small catchments more prone to flash flood: Example of the Dynowskie Foothills area (Outer Flysch Carpathians)

Tomasz Bryndal, Institute of Geography, Pedagogical University of Cracow

 

Connectivity of coarse bed material and the role of stream power in steep flysch-based Carpathian headwaters

Tomas Galia, Vaclav Skarpich, Department of Physical Geography and Geoecology, Faculty of Science, University of Ostrava