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Document NameUpper Mississippi River Basin modeling system part 1: SWAT input data requirements and issues
Document AuthorGassman, P.W.
Secchi, S.
Jha, M.
Short DescriptionWater Resources Publications, Highlands Ranch, CO, Coastal Hydrology and Processes, Chap. 8, Singh, V.P. and Xu, Y.J., eds., p. 103-116. A modeling system has been constructed around the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT) for the UMRB which covers eight states in the north central U.S. The SWAT modeling system is designed to assess alternative management and/or land use scenarios, which have the potential to result in improved water quality within the UMRB and the Gulf of Mexico
CategoryCross-Cutting Topics: Modeling
Publication Year2006