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Hydrological Analysis of Loess Plateau Highland Control Schemes in Dongzhi Plateau

Aidi Huo, Jianbing Peng, Yuxiang Cheng, Pingping Luo, Zhixin Zhao, Chunli Zheng
2020 Frontiers in Earth Science  
Gully Consolidation and Highland Protection (GCHP) Project is a major soil and water conservation and land remediation project implemented in the Chinese Loess Plateau (CLP).  ...  evolution of the Dongzhi Plateau as the largest, most well-preserved, and the thickest loess deposit region in China.  ...  The Chinese Loess Plateau (CLP) is the largest concentrated area of loess in China.  ... 
doi:10.3389/feart.2020.528632 fatcat:64wwnnyhvbbibn7pwfsuvgoxai

Spatial Pattern of Soil Erosion Drivers and the Contribution Rate of Human Activities on the Loess Plateau from 2000 to 2015: A Boundary Line from Northeast to Southwest

Xingjian Guo, Quanqin Shao
2019 Remote Sensing  
Precipitation mainly resulted in changes in the soil erosion modulus in the northwestern part of the Loess Plateau, where a significant positive correlation was seen.  ...  The Loess Plateau is one of the most fragile areas in the world, where the problem of soil erosion is particularly prominent.  ...  Acknowledgments: For data processing and calculation, we received guidance from Jiyuan Liu, researcher at the Institute of Geographic Science and Natural Resources Research, CAS, and great assist from  ... 
doi:10.3390/rs11202429 fatcat:fpuffhlokzclnpflxqheukecca

Hydrological Effects of Vegetation Cover Degradation and Environmental Implications in a Semiarid Temperate Steppe, China

Lei Sun, Lizhe Yang, Lu Hao, Di Fang, Kailun Jin, Xiaolin Huang
2017 Sustainability  
Li et al. [12] investigated the underlying causes of satellite-derived vegetation change and subsequent impacts on runoff in the Northern Shaanxi Loess Plateau.  ...  This case study simulated the responses of streamflow to vegetation cover degradation under climate variations in the Xilin River Basin in a semi-arid steppe of northern China.  ...  We thank the China Meteorological Administration and Environmental and Ecological Science Data Center for West China for assistance in data sharing.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su9020281 fatcat:zk5wgfbavrc67fjks5qgwtu25m

Assessment of Soil Erosion Dynamics Using the GIS-Based RUSLE Model: A Case Study of Wangjiagou Watershed from the Three Gorges Reservoir Region, Southwestern China

Jinping Xue, Dongwei Lyu, Dingyong Wang, Yongmin Wang, Deliang Yin, Zheng Zhao, Zhijian Mu
2018 Water  
Precipitation was a dominant factor influencing the intensity of soil erosion.  ...  In the present study, the spatial and temporal patterns of soil erosion of a small agricultural watershed in central TGRR were investigated from 2002 to 2014 using the Revised Universal Soil Loss Equation  ...  Geological Survey ( and College of Resources and Environment of Southwest University, China. All assistance received has been greatly appreciated.  ... 
doi:10.3390/w10121817 fatcat:6umemquxh5gq7jxzxrcrir5h2u

Research and perspectives on geomorphology in China: Four decades in retrospect

Weiming Cheng, Qiangyi Liu, Shangmin Zhao, Xiaoyu Gao, Nan Wang
2017 Journal of Geographical Sciences  
In this paper, a general retrospect of geomorphologic research in China over the past 60 years was firstly addressed, especially the research progress during the last 40 years.  ...  Based on a summary of experience and a tendency of development, perspectives of geomorphologic research direction in the future were provided.  ...  Loess geomorphologic research China has a long history of research on loess geomorphology (mainly relating to the Loess Plateau).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11442-017-1436-y fatcat:7dtcldie2vgl7lb352bqgaj3di

Variation Characteristic of NDVI and its Response to Climate Change in the Yellow River Basin, China

Chengpeng Lu, Muchen Hou, Zhiliang Liu, Hengji Li, Chenyu Lu
2021 IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing  
Based on GIMMS AVHRR NDVI and MODIS NDVI datasets as well as temperature, precipitation, and sunshine duration data, this study used unitary linear trend analysis, correlation analysis, RS, and GIS data  ...  The precipitation showed a gentle upward trend and a spatial distribution pattern of a gradual decrease from southeast to northwest.  ...  of China Loess Plateau [36] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/jstars.2021.3105897 fatcat:v2u7n6qkunbu3npl6xlkmuefhm

Integration of InVEST-habitat quality model with landscape pattern indexes to assess mountain plant biodiversity change: A case study of Bailongjiang watershed in Gansu Province

Jie Gong, Yuchu Xie, Erjia Cao, Qiuyan Huang, Hongying Li
2019 Journal of Geographical Sciences  
The results indicated that plant biodiversity service was high in Bailongjiang watershed with obvious spatial pattern variations.  ...  While the areas with lower plant biodiversity accounted for 37.67% and mainly distributed in the valleys between Zhouqu-Wudu-Wenxian County, the valley of Minjiang in Tanchang County and alpine mountain  ...  Acknowledgments We owe a great debt to Dr. Zehao Shen, an excellent researcher of biodiversity and landscape ecology of Peking University, Dr.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11442-019-1653-7 fatcat:t2yd343x3zhzdfavk4w2aya5ee

Freewat, A Horizon 2020 Project To Build Open Source Tools For Water Management: A European Perspective Conference Towards Sustainable Agriculture

Borsi Iacopo Mehl Steffen
2017 Zenodo  
through all phases of a project, from scenario generation to the final stage of discussion.  ...  Specific objectives of the project are: to coordinate previous EU and national funded research to integrate existing software modules for water management in a single environment into the GIS based FREEWAT  ...  Acknowledgements: This study is part of the PERSIST project funded by the EU Water JPI (JPIW2013-118).  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.546436 fatcat:k2i5fkueorbefidbm676x74dii


Hungarian Geographical Bulletin József Benedek Colin Booth Slobodan Marković, Claudio Minca Jean Poesen Ferenc Schweitzer
2017 JERNEJ ZUPANČIČ   unpublished
Chapter 3 presents the application of GIS-based hydrological models, developed in the US, for the assessment of three waterrelated ecosystem services in the Ogosta watershed, Bulgaria.  ...  He explained the fluctuating water discharge rates in the system, primarily generated by clogging of flow channels by sediment deposition.  ...  Particular attention is given to Ukraine in the volume. The country is often portrayed in public media as a natural ally of the EU.  ...