SWAT Literature Database for Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Title:Modeling the effects of land cover change on sediment concentrations in a gold-mined Amazonian basin 
Authors:Abe, C.A., F. de L. Lobo, E.M.L. de M. Novo, M. Costa and Y. Dibike 
Year:2019 
Journal:Regional Environmental Change 
Volume (Issue):19(6) 
Pages:1801–1813 
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DOI:10.1007/s10113-019-01513-8 
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Model:SWAT 
Broad Application Category:hydrologic & pollutant 
Primary Application Category:land use change 
Secondary Application Category:sediment loss and transport 
Watershed Description:13,668 km^2 Crepori River, a tributary of the Tapajós river located in the Amazon River drainage area in north central Brazil. 
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Language:English 
Keywords:Sediment concentration, Sediment modeling, Amazon, Artisanal gold mining, Deforestation, Soil erosion