More information:

Cairnicross, B., Stanistreet, I.G., McCarthy, T.S., Ellery W.N., Ellery K. and Grobicki T.S.A. 1988. Palaeochannels (stone-rolls) in coal seams: Modern analogues from fluvial deposits of the Okavango Delta, Botswana, southern Africa. Sedimentary Geology, 57: 107-118


Description:

Palaeochannels (stone-rolls) in coal seams: Modern analogues from fluvial deposits of the Okavango Delta.

Summary / Notes:

Detailed sedimentologic studies of the stratigraphy and palaeoenvironments of the Permian Witbank Coalfield of South Africa have been undertaken. The association of sandy fluvial channel-fill and confining flanking vegetation and peat, provides a modern analogue for the mechanism of formation of the sandstone palaeochannel fills in the Permian age coal seams. This applies to both varieties, i.e. the channel sandstone stone rolls completely enveloped by coal and the sinuous stone-rolls at the floors of the seams. The mechanisms and geobotanical processes operating in the Okavango Delta channels explains the configuration of these fluvial deposits and those described from the Permian Coalfield.

Year: 1988

Type: Journal Article

Origin: Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.

Download: Wits90_05.pdf (812 kb)

Preview: Preview this file


Top 50 related results:

You may also be interested in the following items which are on a similar or related topic, listed in order of similarity.

Results per page:

Results: 1 to 50 of 50

To FILTER: Use the pale green row to filter the results on this page. Type in text or select from the year list.

Rows matching filter(s): All
What is this row? 
Data titleYearOriginFile typeDownloadkml/kmz
Ellery, W. N., Ellery, K., Rogers, K.H., McCarthy, T.S.and Walker, B.H. 1993. Vegetation, hydrology and sedimentation processes as determinants of channel form and dynamics in the northeastern Okavango Delta, Botswana. African Journal of Ecology, 31: 10-25
  » More info & related results
1993Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article3.02 mb pdf
Preview
Stanistreet, I.G. and McCarthy, T.S. 1993. The Okavango Fan and the classification of subaerial fan systems. Sedimentary Geology, 85 Elsevier Science Publishers B.V., Amsterdam: 115-133
  » More info & related results
1993Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article1.32 mb pdf
Preview
Stanistreet, I.G., Cairncross, B. and McCarthy, T.S. 1993. Low sinuosity and meandering bedload rivers of the Okavango Fan: channel confinement on the vegetated levees without fine sediment. Sedimentary Geology, 85: 135-156
  » More info & related results
1993Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article1.41 mb pdf
Preview
McCarthy, T.S., Ellery, W.N. and Ellery, K. 1993. Vegetation-induced, subsurface precipitation of carbonates as an aggradational process in the permanent swamps of the Okavango delta (fan), Botswana. Chemical Geology, 107: 111-131
  » More info & related results
1993Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article1.35 mb pdf
Preview
Brind, W.G. 1953. The Okavango Delta. Report on the 1951-1953 field surveys
  » More info & related results
1953Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Report11.3 mb pdf
Preview
Gumbricht, T., McCarthy, T.S. and Merry, C.L. 2001. The topography of the Okavango Delta, Botswana, and its tectonic and sedimentological implications. South African Journal of Geology, 104: 243-264
  » More info & related results
2001Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article
Reavel, P.E., Lee, R.E. and White, R.E. 1973. Okavango hydrobiological project, first yearly report, 1972-1973. Department of Botany, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
  » More info & related results
1973Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Report10.81 mb pdf
Preview
Thompson, K. 1976. The primary productivity of African wetlands, with particular reference to the Okavango Delta. Okavango Delta Symposium, Proceedings of the Symposium on the Okavango Delta and its future utilisation, National Museum, Gaborone, Botswana
  » More info & related results
1976Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Report5.32 mb pdf
Preview
McCarthy, T.S., Ellery, W.N., Rogers, K.H., Cairncross, B. and Ellery, K. 1986. The roles of sedimentation and plant growth in changing flow patterns in the Okavango Delta, Botswana. South African Journal of Science, 82: 579-584
  » More info & related results
1986Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article538 kb pdf
Preview
McCarthy, T.S., Rogers, K.H., Stanistreet, I.G., Ellery, W.N., Cairncross, B. and Ellery, K. 1988. Features of Channel Margins in the Okavango Delta. Palaeoecology of Africa and the Surrounding Islands, 19. Southern African Society for Quaternary Research
  » More info & related results
1988Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article665 kb pdf
Preview
McCarthy, T.S., McIver, J.R., Cairncross, J.R., Ellery,K. and Ellery, W.N. 1989. The Inorganic chemistry of peat from the Maunachira channel-swamp system, Okavango Delta, Botswana. Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 53: 1077-1089
  » More info & related results
1989Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article1.02 mb pdf
Preview
Ellery, K., Ellery, W.N., McCarthy, T.S., Cairncross, B. and Oelofse, R. 1989. A peat fire in the Okavango Delta, Botswana, and its importance as an ecosystem process. African Journal of Ecology, 27: 7-21
  » More info & related results
1989Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article1.12 mb pdf
Preview
Ellery, W.N., Ellery, K., Rogers, K.H., McCarthy, T.S. and Walker, B.H. 1990. Vegetation of channels of the northeastern Okavango Delta, Botswana. African Journal of Ecology, 28: 276-280
  » More info & related results
1990Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article899 kb pdf
Preview
McCarthy, T.S. and Metcalfe, J. 1990. Chemical sedimentation in the semi-arid environment of the Okavango Delta, Botswana. Chemical Geology, 89: 157-178
  » More info & related results
1990Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article1.39 mb pdf
Preview
McCarthy, T.S., McIver, J.R., Cairncross, B., Ellery, W.N. and Ellery, K. 1990. The inorganic chemistry of peat from the Okavango Delta, Botswana: implications for low-ash coal formation. International Journal of Coal Geology, 16: 143-146
  » More info & related results
1990Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article579 kb pdf
Preview
Ellery, K., Ellery, W.N., Rogers, K.H. and Walker, B.H. 1991. Water depth and biotic insulation: Major determinants of back-swamp plant community composition. Wetlands Ecology and Management, 1 no. 3: 149-162
  » More info & related results
1991Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article2.26 mb pdf
Preview
McCarthy, T.S., McIver, J.R. and Verhagen, B. Th. 1991. Groundwater evolution, chemical sedimentation and carbonate brine formation on an island in the Okavango Delta swamp, Botswana. Applied Geochemistry, 6: 577-595
  » More info & related results
1991Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article2.62 mb pdf
Preview
Approximate boundaries of old fluvial sediments, Okavango
  » More info & related results
2004Data compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Shapefile4 kb zip
Kalahari age sediments, Okavango
  » More info & related results
2004Data compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Shapefile696 kb zip
Okavango River Panhandle Management Plan. Prepared for the Tawana Land Board by NRP. Draft Final Report Volume 2, Background Information. Ministry of Lands, Housing and Environment
  » More info & related results
2001 Report7.44 mb pdf
Preview
Heinl, M., Frost, P., Vanderpost, C. and Sliva, J. 2007. Fire activity on drylands and floodplains in the southern Okavango Delta, Botswana. Journal of Arid Environments, 68(1): 77–87
  » More info & related results
2007 Journal Article
Modisi, M.P. 2000. Fault system at the southeastern boundary of the Okavango Rift, Botswana. Journal of African Earth Sciences, 30(3): 569–578
  » More info & related results
2000 Journal Article
Mogobe, O., Mosimanyana, E., Masamba, W.R.L. and Mosepele, K. 2018. Monitoring water quality of the Upper Okavango Delta. In: Revermann, R., Krewenka, K.M., Schmiedel, U., Olwoch, J.M., Helmschrot, J. and Jürgens, N. (eds.) Climate change and adaptive land management in southern Africa - assessments, changes, challenges, and solutions. Biodiversity and Ecology, 6: 106-111. Klaus Hess Publishers, Göttingen & Windhoek
  » More info & related results
2018 Book, Book Section, Booklet1.32 mb pdf
Preview
Gieske, A. 1996. Vegetation driven groundwater recharge below Okavango Delta, Botswana as a solute sink mechanism - an indicative model. Boswana Journal of Earth Science, 3: 33-37
  » More info & related results
1996Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article344 kb pdf
Preview
Porter, J.W. and Muzila, I.L. 1988. Aspects of swamp hydrology in the Okavango. Botswana Notes and Records, 21: 73-91
  » More info & related results
1988Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article1.38 mb pdf
Preview
Smith, P.A. 1976. An outline of the vegetation of the Okavango Drainage System. Okavango Delta Symposium, Proceedings of the Symposium on the Okavango Delta and its future utilization, National Museum, Gaborone, (Botswana Society): 92-112
  » More info & related results
1976Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Report8.72 mb pdf
Preview
Ernest, H.M. 1976. Manipulation of the Okavango Delta for increased outflow: its impact and constraints. Okavango Delta Symposium, Proceedings of the Symposium on the Okavango Delta and its future utilization, National Museum, Gaborone, (Botswana Society)
  » More info & related results
1976Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Report7.93 mb pdf
Preview
Thangarajan, M., Linn, F., Uhl, V., Bakaya, T.B. and Gabaake, G.G. 1999. Modelling an inland delta aquifer system to evolve pre-development management schemes: a case study in upper Thamalakane River Valley. Southern Africa Enviromental Geology, 38(4): 285-295
  » More info & related results
1999Bibliography compiled for Okavango River: The flow of a lifeline.Journal Article
Wolski, P., Ramberg, L., Magole, L. and Mazvimavi, D. 2009. Evolution of River Basin Management in the Okavango System, Southern Africa. In: Ferrier, R.C. and Jenkins, A. (eds.) Handbook of Catchment Management, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK
  » More info & related results
2009 Book, Book Section, Booklet684 kb pdf
Preview
McCarthy, J., Gumbricht, T. and McCarthy, T.S. 2005. Ecoregion classification in the Okavango Delta, Botswana from multitemporal remote sensing. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26(19): 4339-4357
  » More info & related results
2005 Journal Article
Hamandawana, H. 2008. Monitoring transitions in vegetation cover to detect long-term trends in ground water resources. 2008 UNESCO UCI Groundwater Conference Proceedings
  » More info & related results
2008 Report927 kb pdf
Preview
Hamandawana, H., Chanda, R. and Eckardt, E. 2008. Reappraisal of contemporary perspectives on climate change in southern Africa's Okavango Delta sub-region. Journal of Arid Environments, 72(9): 1709–1720
  » More info & related results
2008 Journal Article
Murray-Hudson, M. 2009. Floodplain vegetation responses to flood regime in the seasonal Okavango Delta, Botswana. PhD Thesis
  » More info & related results
2009 Thesis1.61 mb pdf
Preview
Mmopelwa, G. 2006. Economic and financial analysis of harvesting and utilization of river reed in the Okavango Delta, Botswana. Journal of Environmental Management, 79(4): 329–335
  » More info & related results
2006 Journal Article
Hamandawana, H. and Chanda, R. 2010. Natural and human dimensions of environmental change in the proximal reaches of Botswana's Okavango Delta. The Geographical Journal, 176(1): 58–76
  » More info & related results
2010 Journal Article
Mbaiwa, J.E. 2008. Tourism development, rural livelihoods, and biodiversity conservation in the Okavango Delta, Botswana. PhD Thesis, Graduate Studies of Texas A&M University
  » More info & related results
2009 Thesis592 kb pdf
Preview
Ellery, W.N., McCarthy, T.S. and Smith, N.D. 2003. Vegetation, hydrology, and sedimentation patterns on the major distributary system of the Okavango fan, Botswana. Wetlands, 23(2): 357-375
  » More info & related results
2003 Journal Article
Bonyongo, M.C., Bredenkamp, G.J. and Veenendaal, E.2000. Floodplain vegetation in the Nxaraga Lagoon area, Okavango Delta, Botswana. South African Journal of Botany, 66(1): 15-21
  » More info & related results
2000 Journal Article
Huntley, B.J. 2011. Rapid biodiversity assessment of the Carumbo Lagoon Area, Lunda Norte - Angola. Expedition report. Ministry of the Environment of the Republic of Angola
  » More info & related results
2011 Report3.35 mb pdf
Preview
Burke, A. and Simmonds, B.E. 2001. Natural Resource Mapping of the Kavango Region, Final Report. Directorate of Environmental Affairs, Ministry of Environment and Tourism
  » More info & related results
2001 Report3.29 mb pdf
Preview
Sommerlatte, M.W.L. 1975. A preliminary report on the number, distribution and movement of elephants in the Chobe National Park with notes on browse utilisation. Botswana Notes and Records, 7: 121-129
  » More info & related results
1975 Journal Article
Gieske, A. 1996. Modelling of surface outflow from the Okavango Delta. Botswana Notes and Records, 28: 165-192
  » More info & related results
1996 Journal Article
Hitchcock, R.K. 1999. Water resource use and management in the Okavango system of southern Africa: the political economy of state, community and private resource control. Botswana Notes and Records, 31: 83-92
  » More info & related results
1999 Journal Article
Bonyongo, C.M. 2005. Habitat utilization by Impala (Aepyceros melampus) in the Okavango Delta. Botswana Notes and Records, 37 (Special Edition on Human Interactions and Natural Resource Dynamics in the Okavango Delta and Ngamiland): 227-235
  » More info & related results
2005 Journal Article
Turpie, J.K. 2003. The Valuation of riparian fisheries in southern and eastern Africa. FitzPatrick Institute, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  » More info & related results
2003 Report254 kb pdf
Preview
Martin, H. 1953. Notes on the Dwyka Succession and on some Pre-Dwyka Valleys in South West Africa. South African Journal of Geology , 56: 37-41
  » More info & related results
1953 Journal Article454 kb pdf
Preview
Kemna, A. 1976. Beobachtungen am Okavango. Mitteilungen Ornithologische Arbeitsgruppe SWA Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft, 11(12): 3-4
  » More info & related results
1976 Journal Article252 kb pdf
Preview
Christoffersen, N.D. and Plowes, D.C.H. 1991. Preliminary review of Namibia's natural resources. USDA Office of International Cooperation and Development for the Natural Resources Management Support Project Agriculture and Natural Resources Division, AFR/TR/ANR. U.S. Agency for International Development, Washington, D.C. 20523, April 1991
  » More info & related results
1991 Report9.15 mb pdf
Preview
Bluck, B.J., Ward, J.D., Cartwright, J. and Swart, R. 2007. The Orange River, southern Africa: an extreme example of a wave-dominated sediment dispersal system in the South Atlantic Ocean. Journal of the Geological Society, 164: 341–351
  » More info & related results
2007 Journal Article715 kb pdf
Preview
Gröngröft, A., Luther-Mosebach, J., Landschreiber, L., Revermann, R. and Eschenbach, A. 2013. Seronga - Landscape. In: Oldeland, J., Erb, C., Finckh, M. and Jürgens, N. (eds). Environmental Assessments in the Okavango Region. Biodiversity and Ecology, 5: 131-132
  » More info & related results
2013 Journal Article2.19 mb pdf
Preview

» Links to useful free software for working with shapefiles, kml and kmz files, pdf files and more.