SWAT Literature Database for Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Title:Land use optimization through bridging multiobjective optimization and multicriteria decision‐making models (case study: Tilabad Watershed, Golestan Province, Iran) 
Authors:Sheikh, V., H. Salmani, A.S. Mahiny, M. Ownegh and A. Fathabadi 
Journal:Natural Resource Modeling 
Volume (Issue):34(2) 
Article ID:e12301 
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Broad Application Category:hydrologic only 
Primary Application Category:model and/or data interface 
Secondary Application Category:land use change 
Watershed Description:1,540 km^2 Tilabad River, located in Golestan Province in northeast Iran. 
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General Comments:A genetic algorithm (GA) was used in the process of optimizing land use allocation in this study, which is different type of application versus the "BMP assessment (genetic algorithm or similar optimization approach)" category used in the database. 
Keywords:genetic algorithm NSGA‐II, land use planning, multiple objective programming, SWAT, the Tilabad watershed, TOPSIS