Model simulations of potential contribution of the proposed Huangpu Gate to flood control in the Lake Taihu basin of China

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H. Zhang ; H. Zhang ; S. Liu ; J. Ye ; P. J.-F. Yeh (2017)
  • Publisher: Copernicus Publications
  • Journal: Hydrology and Earth System Sciences (issn: 1027-5606, eissn: 1607-7938)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5194/hess-21-5339-2017
  • Subject: Technology | T | Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering | TD1-1066 | Geography. Anthropology. Recreation | G | Environmental sciences | GE1-350

The Lake Taihu basin (36 895 km<sup>2</sup>), one of the most developed regions in China located in the hinterland of the Yangtze River Delta, has experienced increasing flood risk. The largest flood in history occurred in 1999 with a return period estimate of ... View more
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