This new book chapter examines how imagery collected from the ground (as opposed to from aerial or satellite platforms) can be used as tools for research into river environments.
Bertoldi, W., Piégay, H., Buffin-Belanger, T., Graham, D.J. and Rice, S. (2012). Applications of Close-Range Imagery in River Research. In Carbonneau, P. and Piégay, H. (eds), Fluvial Remote Sensing for Science and Management. 341-366. Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester.
Publisher link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9781119940791.ch15 (subscription required)