COMPLEX INVESTIGATIONS OF THE STATE, FUNCTIONING AND TRANSFORMATION PROCESSES DEVELOPMENT IN THE RIVER BASIN SYSTEMS

Earth Surface Processes & Geodynamics

Authors

First and Last Name Academic degree E-mail Affiliation
Andrii Kovalchuk No kovalchuk1994a [at] gmail.com Postgraduate student of the Department of Geodesy and Cartography at the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Assistant of the Department of Land Management Planning at the National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine
Kyiv, Ukraine
Ivan Kovalchuk Sc.D. kovalchukip [at] ukr.net Doctor of Geographic Sciences, Professor, Head of the Departnment of Geodesy and Cartography, Deputy Dean on scientific work of the Faculty of Land Management the National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine
Kyiv, Ukraine
Andriy Mykhnovych Ph.D. 2andira [at] ukr.net Senior Lecturer of the Department of Applied Geography and Cartography at the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
Lviv, Ukraine
Olha Pylypovych Ph.D. olha.pylypovych [at] gmail.com Senior Lecturer of the Department of Applied Geography and Cartography at the Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
Lviv, Ukraine
Bohdan Zhdaniuk Ph.D. geronimo_bog [at] ukr.net Senior Lecturer of the Department of Ecology at the Volynian Lesia Ukrainka National University
Luts'k, Ukraine

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Abstract 

The paper deals with the essence and main directions of the complex analysis of the river systems state in mountain and highland regions of Ukraine. Their functioning (as water, sediments and dissolved substance runoff riverbed morphology changes under influences of the riverbed and slope processes) and long-term changes in the morphology and geoecological state of the rivers and their catchments due to natural and man-made factors are characterized. The investigations were based on comparative morphometric analysis of the river systems structure, field and stationary observations of the nature components state within the catchments, determination of the anthropogenic pressure on the landscapes. As the result the tendencies, scales and intensity of transformation and degradation processes development in different parts (subbasins) of the river basin systems in the Polissia, Volyno-Podillia, Precarpathians, and Ukrainian Carpathians have been ascertained. The measures for improvement of the river basin systems state and optimization of nature use have been proposed.

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