SWAT Literature Database for Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Title:Life cycle environmental consequences of grass-fed and dairy beef production systems in the northeastern United States 
Authors:Tichenor, N.E., C.J. Peters, G.A. Norris, G. Thoma and T.S. Griffin 
Year:2017 
Journal:Journal of Cleaner Production 
Volume:142 
Pages:1619-1628 
Article ID: 
DOI:10.1016/j.jclepro.2016.11.138 
URL (non-DOI journals): 
Model:SWAT 
Broad Application Category:pollutant only 
Primary Application Category:phosphorus cycling/loss and transport 
Secondary Application Category:none 
Watershed Description:Representative northeast U.S. dairy production systems. 
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General Comments:The authors report that the SWAT estimates they used for phosphorus loss from grazed pastures came from the USDA National Resources Conservation Service Great Lakes and Chesapeake Bay watershed studies (both USDA reports are cited in their sutdy). 
Language:English 
Keywords:Beef production, Dairy beef, Life cycle assessment, Regional food systems, Greenhouse gas emissions, Land use