Posted by: Michael Ritter PhD | December 27, 2006

Lewis And Clark Data Show Narrower, More Flood-prone River

From the site: “A geologist at Washington University in St. Louis and his collaborator at Oxford University have interpreted data that Lewis and Clark collected during their famous expedition and found that the Missouri River has markedly narrowed and its water levels have become more variable over the past two hundred years.”

Read article at ScienceDaily.com
TPE Link – Fluvial Systems

Image: Flooding on the Missouri River. Courtesy NRCS (Source)

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