SWAT Literature Database for Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Title:Investigating agricultural sustainability and strategies in northern Mesopotamia: results produced using a socio-ecological modeling approach 
Authors:Altaweel, M 
Year:2008 
Journal:Journal of Archaeological Science 
Volume:35 
Pages:821-835 
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DOI:10.1016/j.jas.2007.06.012 
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Model:SWAT 
Broad Application Category:hydrologic only 
Primary Application Category:crop growth/yield or plant parameters 
Secondary Application Category:irrigation impacts or irrigation BMP scenarios 
Watershed Description:Reconstruction of the area surrounding the ancient city of Assur in Mesopotamia, which was politically/culturally significant during the Iron Age (1200 - 600 BC). 3,243 crop fields were simulated in the study, with 2,518 fields in the uplands and 725 alluvial fields. 
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Language:English 
Keywords:Modeling; Simulation; Landscape; Socio-ecological; Agriculture; Mesopotamia