SWAT Literature Database for Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Title:Sensitivity analysis for hydrology and pesticide supply towards the river in SWAT 
Authors:Holvoet, K., A. van Griensven, P. Seuntjens and P.A. Vanrolleghem 
Journal:Physics and Chemistry of the Earth 
Volume (Issue):30(8-10) 
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Broad Application Category:hydrologic and pollutant 
Primary Application Category:pesticide, antibiotic and/or PFAS fate and transport 
Secondary Application Category:calibration, sensitivity, and/or uncertainty analysis 
Watershed Description:32 km^2 Nil River, located in central Belgium. 
Calibration Summary:Daily (Nov. 1998 to Nov. 2001) E = .53 
Validation Summary: 
General Comments:A sensitivity analysis was performed by taking Latin Hypercube (LH) samples as initial points in a One-Factor-At-a-Time (OAT) design, to determine dominant hydrologic parameters. Sensitivity analyses were performed to determine which parameters affect pesticide output variance the most. Hydrologic parameters were found to have the greatest effect, and application timing had more impact than application rate. 
Keywords:SWAT; Sensitivity analysis; Water quality modelling; River-basin management