Edmonds & Slingerland 2007 delta distributary bifurcation from bar formation

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Edmonds, D. A., and R. L. Slingerland (2007), Mechanics of river mouth bar formation: Implications for the morphodynamics of delta distributary networks, J. Geophys. Res., 112, F02034, doi:10.1029/2006JF000574.


  • Suggests bar formation at distributary mouth as the driver of distributary bifurcation.