Modelling Impacts of Climatic Change: Case Studies using the New Generation of Erosion Models

J.P. Nunes*, M.A. Nearing

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20 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHandbook of Erosion Modelling
EditorsR.P.C. Morgan, M.A. Nearing
Number of pages24
ISBN (Print)9781405190107
Publication statusPublished - 5 Jan 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Climate change, complex impact-on natural and agricultural vegetation
  • Continuous modelling at slope scale
  • Ecosystems, dampening impact of modest amounts of climate change
  • Erosion modelling approaches and climatic change
  • Erosion models, useful assessment tools-supporting climate change studies
  • Grid-based approach, estimation of soil erosion-and degree of spatial variability
  • MEFIDIS, a model optimized for extreme events-high process discretization in space and time
  • Modelling impacts of climatic change-case studies, using new generation of erosion models
  • Potential impacts of climatic change-on erosion processes
  • Single-slope WEPP applications-SWAT, applied to complex catchments

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