Chapter 3. The Water Cycle

  1. Dr. D. Brune,
  2. Dr. D. V. Chapman,
  3. Dr. M. D. Gwynne and
  4. Prof. Dr. J. M. Pacyna
  1. Malin Falkenmark

Published Online: 5 JUN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527619658.ch3

The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management

The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management

How to Cite

Falkenmark, M. (1997) The Water Cycle, in The Global Environment: Science, Technology and Management (eds D. Brune, D. V. Chapman, M. D. Gwynne and J. M. Pacyna), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527619658.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Scandinavian Science Publisher as Bakkehaugveien 16, 0873 Oslo, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JUN 2008
  2. Published Print: 30 MAY 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527287710

Online ISBN: 9783527619658

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Keywords:

  • temperate zones;
  • environmental;
  • atmosphere;
  • vegetation patterns;
  • semi horizontal

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • The Global System

  • Atmospheric Component and Climate

  • Terrestrial Component, Vegetation and Water Systems

  • The Water Cycle and Human Life

  • References