Sediment Variation Characteristics of Major Rivers in the Middle Reaches of the Yellow River
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Keywords

The middle reaches of the Yellow River
Sediment load
Trend analysis

DOI

10.26689/jard.v5i5.2519

Abstract

The sediment sequence analysis of Mann-Kendall method based on major rivers of 10 hydrological station in the middle reaches of the Yellow River [1]. The results show that: The main rivers in the middle reaches of the Yellow River hydrologic station sediment overall showed a trend of decreased significantly. Sediment discharge of all stations except Gao Jiachuan station have reached the maximum in 1956-1969s [2-3]. Among various hydrologic station sediment discharge of inter-generational are generally shows the tendency of reducing year by year. Calculate the sediment transport of major river basin of Yellow River, which average is 0.63.

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