Impact of Climate Change on Water Resources in View of Contribution of Runoff Components in Stream Flow: A Case Study from Langtang Basin, Nepal
作者: Bikas Chandra Bhattarai Dhananjay Regmi
刊名: Journal of Hydrology and Meteorology, 2015, Vol.9 (1)
来源数据库: Society of Hydrologists and Meteorologists – Nepal
关键词: Climate changeHimalayasLangtang basinMODIS snowSnow Melt
原始语种摘要: Observation and model-based studies suggest substantial hydrological flow pattern changes in mountain watershed where hydrology is dominated by cryospheric processes (IPCC 2007). The response of cryospheric processes to warming climate in mountain areas can be analysed by examining the responses in the seasonal and annual hydrologic regimes of rivers where snowmelt contributes significantly to the runoff. This study is carried out in Langtang basin, which aims to assess the impact of potential warming on snowmelt contribution and river discharge utilizes a Snowmelt Runoff Model (SRM), which is one of a very few models in the world today that requires remote sensing derived snow cover data as a model input. In this study, snow cover and hydrometric data were derived from Moderate...
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  • summer 
  • Basin 水池
  • climate 气候
  • annual 年刊
  • snowmelt 融雪水
  • warming 加温
  • glacier 冰川
  • winter 冬季
  • component 成分
  • seasonal 季节性的