It is shown that a thermodynamic analogy can be set up for structurally cyclic as well as for noncyclic river nets that satisfy Horton's law of stream numbers. In the latter case, the microcanonical formalism of statistical thermodynamics has to be used.
|Publication Subtype||Journal Article|
|Title||Microcanonical ensembles of river nets|
|Series title||International Association of Scientific Hydrology - Bulletin|
|Publisher||Taylor & Francis|
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