Acta Geographica Sinica ›› 1991, Vol. 58 ›› Issue (1): 115-121.doi: 10.11821/xb199101014

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REVIEWS OF THE STUDIES ON THE ESTUARY AND DELTA IN CHANGJIANG RIVER

Li Chunchu   

  1. Department of Geography, Zhongshan University, Guangdong
  • Online:1991-01-15 Published:1991-01-15

Abstract: Three problems of the studies on the Changjiang River Estuary-delta are discussed. The first involves the sediment supplies and development processes of the ancient beach-ridge plain in the southern side of recent Changjiang River Delta. The second deals with the origin of the Taihu Lale depression and the third is concerned with the stages and the differences of the development in the Changjiang River Estuary-Delta during the last 6000 years.

Key words: Changjiang River, Taihu lake, Estuary, Delta, Beach-ridge plain