The scope of applied geomorphology is basically related to the application of geomorphological knowledge and understanding for economic development and well being of the human beings. It is done precisely to understand the complex nature of interaction between human activities and geomorphological processes and agents The areas of application are Geohydrology Hazard management and mitigation Natural resource exploitation and management Regional planning Engineering works and construction activities Military geology Urban geomorphology.wiki.answers.com»
Geomorphology publishes peer-reviewed works across the full spectrum of the discipline from fundamental theory and science to applied research of relevance to sustainable management of the environment. Our journal's scope includes geomorphic themes of: tectonics and regional structure; glacial processes and landforms; fluvial sequences, Quaternary environmental change and dating; fluvial processes and landforms; mass movement, slopes and periglacial processes; hillslopes and soil erosion; weathering, karst and soils; aeolian processes and landforms, coastal dunes and arid environments; coastal and marine processes, estuaries and lakes; modelling, theoretical and quantitative geomorphology; DEM, GIS and remote sensing methods and applications; hazards, applied and planetary geomorphology; and volcanics. Benefits to authorsWe also provide many author benefits, such as free PDFs, a liberal copyright policy, special discounts on Elsevier publications and much more.
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