Bed-level adjustments with time are analyzed for a large number of cross-sections and described by an exponential-decay function. Two main phases of degradation over the past 100 years are identified for the principal alluvial reaches of the Arno River, following a previous period dominated by aggradation.
Disturbance and adjustment of the Arno River, central Italy. II: Quantitative analysis of the last 150 years / Rinaldi M.; Simon A.; Billi P.. - STAMPA. - (1997), pp. 601-606. (Intervento presentato al convegno Management of Landscapes Disturbed by Channel Incision, Stabilization, Rehabilitation, Restoration tenutosi a Oxford, Mississippi nel 19-23 May, 1997).