Projected increases in the annual flood pulse of the western Amazon

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Zulkafli, Zed; Buytaert, Wouter; Manz, Bastian; Veliz-Rosas, C.; Willems, Patrick; Lavado-Casimiro, W.; Guyot, J-L.; Santini, W.;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Institute of Physics and IOP Publishing
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/1/014013
  • Subject: Amazon | Peruvian Amazon | Floods | MD Multidisciplinary | Climate change impacts | climate change impact | hydrological extremes | Meteorology & Atmospheric Sciences

The impact of a changing climate on the Amazon basin is a subject of intensive research because of its rich biodiversity and the significant role of rainforests in carbon cycling. Climate change has also a direct hydrological impact, and increasing efforts have focused ... View more
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