Georgina Bennett

Lecturer in Physical Geography and Natural Hazards at University of East Anglia

Publications and press

Refereed publications

9. Rathburn, S.L., Bennett, G.L., Wohl, E.E., Briles, C., McElroy, B., Sutfin, N. The fate of sediment, wood and organic carbon eroded during an extreme flood, Colorado Front Range, USA. Geology. doi:10.1130/G38935.1

8. Bennett, G.L., Roering, J.J., Mackey, B.M., Handwerger, A., Schmidt, D.A., Guillod, B. (2016) Historic drought puts the brakes on earthflows in northern California. Geophysical Research Letters. doi:10.1002/2016GL068378

Review of Bennett et al. 2016, GRL on The Landslide Blog (AGU blogs)

Press release on Eureka Alerts by Jim Barlow (University of Oregon)

7. Bennett, G.L., Miller, S.R., Roering, J.J., Schmidt, D.A. (2016) Landslides, threshold slopes and the survival of relict terrain in the wake of the Mendocino Triple Junction, Geology. doi:10.1130/G37530.1

6. Roering, J. J., Mackey, B., Handwerger, A. L., Schmidt, D. A., Booth, A., Bennett, G.L., and Cerovski-Darriau, C. (2015), Beyond the angle of repose: A review and synthesis of landslide processes in response to rapid uplift, Eel River, Northern California, Geomorphology. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2015.02.013

5. Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., McArdell, B.W., Burlando, P. (2014) A probabilistic sediment cascade model of sediment transfer in the Illgraben. Water Resources Research, 50, doi:10.1002/2013WR013806.

4. Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Schlunegger, F., McArdell, B.W., Burlando, P. (2013) Patterns and controls of sediment production, transfer and yield in the Illgraben, Switzerland. Geomorphology, 188, 68-82. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.11.029

3. Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Eisenbeiss, H., McArdell, B.W. (2012) Erosional power in the Swiss Alps: characterizing slope failure at the head of the Illgraben. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 37, 1627-1640. doi:10.1002/esp.3263

2. Bennett, G.L. and Evans, D.J.A. (2012) Glacier retreat and landform production on an overdeepened glacier foreland: the debris-charged glacial landsystem at Kvíárjökull, Iceland. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 37, 1584-1602. doi:10.1002/esp.3259

1a. Bennett, G.L., Evans, D. J. A., Carbonneau, P. and Twigg, D. R. (2010) Evolution of a debris-charged glacier landsystem, Kvíárjökull, Iceland. Journal of Maps, v2010, 40-67. doi:10.4113/jom.2010.1114

1b. Bennett, G.L., Evans, D. J. A., Carbonneau, P. and Twigg, D. R. (2010) Published Map. In Bennett, G.L., Evans, D. J. A., Carbonneau, P. and Twigg, D. R. (2010) Evolution of a debris-charged glacier landsystem, Kvíárjökull, Iceland. Journal of Maps, v2010, 40-67.

Un-refereed contributions

Bennett, G.L. (2010) Glacier recession and landform evolution. Geography Review, 23(4), 13-17.

Bennett, G.L., Donoghue, D.N.M., Galiatsatos, N. (2008) Evaluation of optical satellite imagery for forest grant schemes, follow up report for the Highland Conservancy and Operational Support Unit of the Forestry Commission.

Manuscripts in revision/preparation

Rathburn, S., Bennett, G.L., Wohl, E.E., Briles, C., McElroy, B., Sutfin, N. (in review) Splitting the seams: The fate of sediment, wood and organic carbon eroded during an extreme flood, Colorado Front Range, USA. Geology

Ryan, S., Bennett, G.L., Rathburn, S., (in prep) The role of large wood in channel flood response: A case study from the Colorado Front Range. Proposed journal: Geomorphology. Planned submission date: January 2017

Luthi, B., Molnar, P., Fatichi, S., Bennett, G.L., McArdell, B  (in prep) Sediment yield and debris flows in the Illgraben impacted by climate change and short sampling. Proposed journal: Water Resources Research. Planned submission date: December 2016.

Conference Proceedings

Rathburn, S., Bennett, G.L., Wohl, E.E., The tumbling triumvirate: Quantifying flood-related sediment, wood and carbon. GSA 2016

Ryan, S., Bennett, G.L., Rathburn, S., Complex response of channels in forested watersheds to floods: Assessing the geomorphic impacts of the 2013 Colorado flood on national forest and park lands. GSA 2016

Bennett, G.L., Roering, J.J., Mackey, B.M., Handwerger, A., Schmidt, D.A., Guillod, B. Geomorphic response to historic drought in northern California. EGU 2016

Bennett, G.L., Miller, S.R., Roering, J.J., Schmidt, D. Landslides, thresholds and the survival of relict terrain in the wake of the Mendocino Triple Junction. EGU 2016

Bennett, G.L., Rathburn, S., Ryan, S., Wohl, E., Blair, A. Assessing the role of large wood entrained in the 2013 Colorado Front Range flood in ongoing channel response and reservoir management

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., McArdell, B.W., Burlando, P. Modelling sediment transfer through a mountain basin. British Geomorphological Society Annual Meeting, 2015

Bennett, G.L., Roering, J.J., Miller, S.R., Kirby, E., Schmidt, D., Active landsliding and landscape denudation in response to transient tectonic uplift, northern California. AGU 2014.

Molnar, P., Leonarduzzi, E., Bennett, G.L., On the prediction of daily rainfall thresholds for the triggering of landslides and debris flows. Swiss Geosciences Meeting, 2014.

Bennett, G.L., Roering, J.J., Miller, S.R., Kirby, E., Schmidt, D. Landslide response to rock uplift along the Mendocino Triple Junction, California. GSA 2014.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Lane, S.N., Bordoy, R., Burlando, P. Quantifying, modeling and predicting sediment transfer through a mountain basin. GSA 2014.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., McArdell, B.W., Lane, S., Burlando, P. A probabilistic sediment cascade model of sediment transfer through a mountain basin. AGU Abstracts EP1A-0704.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., McArdell, B.W., Burlando, P. Modeling a mountain basin sediment cascade, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 15, EGU2013-8629.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., McArdell, B.W., Schlunegger, F., Burlando, P. Unraveling the Illgraben sediment cascade, Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 15, EGU2013-8758.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Eisenbeiss, H., McArdell, B.W. Photogrammetric analysis of slope failures feeding the head of the Illgraben debris flow channel. Geophysical research abstracts, Vol. 14, EGU2012-10393.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., McArdell, B.W., Schlunegger, F., Burlando, P. Sediment transfer dynamics in the Illgraben. Geophysical research abstracts, Vol. 14, EGU2012-10575.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., McArdell, B.W., Eisenbeiss, H., and Burlando, P. Sediment transfer and landscape evolution by rock-slope failure and debris flows at the head of the Illgraben, Switzerland, 1963-2005, AGU Abstracts, EP31B-0812, San Francisco, USA.

Bennett, G.L., Evans, D.J.A., Carbonneau, P. and Twigg, D.R. The debris-charged glacier landsystem, a new landsystem model, based on Kvíárjökull, Iceland. INQUA, Bern, Switzerland.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Korup, O., Burlando, P. Modeling uncertainty in short-term erosion rates. Geophysical research abstracts, Vol. 13 EGU2011-8368.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., McArdell, B.W., Eisenbeiss, H., Burlando, P. (2011) Climate-driven sediment production, transfer and yield by rock-slope failure and debris flow in the Illgraben, Switzerland, 1963-2005. Annual TOPO-EUROPE meeting, Davos, Switzerland.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Eisenbeiss, H., McArdell, B., Schlunegger, F., and Burlando, P. Modeling sediment transfer through the Illgraben, Switzerland, TOPO-EUROPE Conference, 5– 8 October 2011, Davos.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Eisenbeiss, H., McArdell, B.W. (2011) Probabilistic modeling and analysis of rock-slope failure in the Illgraben, Switzerland, 1963-2005, in 9th Swiss Geosciences Meeting, Abstract Volume, 186, Zurich, Switzerland.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Eisenbeiss, H., McArdell, B.W., Korup, O., Burlando, P. The Illgraben sediment cascade, 1963-2005. Geophysical research abstracts, Vol. 13 EGU2011-8500.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Korup, O., McArdell, B.W. Modeling sediment transfer through mountain basins. Proceedings of Landscapes into Rock, Sept 2010, BGS, London, pp. 68-69.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Korup, O., McArdell, B.W. Modeling sediment transfer through mountain basins, TOPO-EUROPE Conference, 4–6 November 2010, Oslo.

Bennett, G.L., Molnar, P., Korup, O., and McArdell, B.W. Modeling sediment transfer through mountain basins, in 8th Swiss Geosciences Meeting, Abstract Volume, 153–154.

Bennett, G.L., Evans, D.J.A., Carbonneau, P. and Twigg, D.R. Assessing glacier retreat and morphometric change at Kvíárjökull, Iceland. Proceedings of Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Conference 2009, September 8-11, Leicester, United Kingdom, pp. 740-745.