Model Category: Conceptual
Image: Schematic of hillslope segment and the processes relevant to the cosmogenic radionuclide concentrations
Mobile regolith, saprolite, and fresh rock are shown, along with processes of deposition of meteoric 10Be, production of in situ 10Be, release of mobile regolith from saprolite, and mobile-regolith transport that must be acknowledged in the theory we develop.
Using 10Be to deduce rates of landscape evolution and mobile-regolith residence times in Gordon Gulch, Boulder Creek CZO. Foster, M.A., Anderson, R.S., Wyshnytzky, C.E., Ouimet, W.B., Dethier, D.P (2015): GSA Bulletin 127 (5/6): 862–878