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Drivers, Impacts and Mitigation of Increased Sedimentation in the Hydropower Reservoirs of East Africa
(MDPI AG, 2021-06-16)
<jats:p>Hydropower reservoirs are essential for the climate-neutral development of East Africa. Hydropower production, however, is threatened by human activities that lead to a decrease in water storage capacity of reservoirs. ...
Dataset for paper pair 'Soil erosion and sediment transport in Tanzania'
Soil resources in Tanzania are rapidly being depleted by increased rates of soil erosion and downstream sediment transport, threatening ecosystem health, water- and livelihood security in the region. However, a lack of ...
Development and testing scenarios for implementing land use and land cover changes during the Holocene in Earth system model experiments
(European Geosciences Union, 2020-03-02)
<jats:p>Abstract. Anthropogenic changes in land use and land cover (LULC) during the pre-industrial Holocene could have affected regional and global climate. Existing scenarios of LULC changes during the Holocene are based ...
What the presence of regulated chemical elements in beached lacustrine plastics can tell us: the case of Swiss lakes
(Springer (part of Springer Nature), 2021-11)
<jats:title>Abstract</jats:title><jats:p>Plastics (<jats:italic>n</jats:italic> = 3880) have been sampled from 39 beaches of ten Swiss lakes of varying sizes, hydrodynamics, and catchments, with a selection (<jats:italic ...
GlacierMap: a virtual opportunity to explore the Andes’ vanishing glaciers
(Geographical Association, 2021-10-08)
Spatially Variable Effects of Artificially-Created Physical Complexity on Subtidal Benthos
(Frontiers Media, 2021-08-20)
<jats:p>In response to the environmental damage caused by urbanization, Nature-based Solutions (NbS) are being implemented to enhance biodiversity and ecosystem processes with mutual benefits for society and nature. Although ...
Predicting the severity of the grass pollen season and the effect of climate change in Northwest Europe
(American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2021-03-26)