Hydro-Ecologic Responses to Land Use in Small Urbanizing Watersheds within the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

  1. Ruth S. Defries,
  2. Gregory P. Asner and
  3. Richard A. Houghton
  1. Glenn E. Moglen1,
  2. KäRen C. Nelson2,
  3. Margaret A. Palmer2,
  4. James E. Pizzuto3,
  5. Catriona E. Rogers4 and
  6. Mohamad I. Hejazi1

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/153GM05

Ecosystems and Land Use Change

Ecosystems and Land Use Change

How to Cite

Moglen, G. E., Nelson, K. C., Palmer, M. A., Pizzuto, J. E., Rogers, C. E. and Hejazi, M. I. (2004) Hydro-Ecologic Responses to Land Use in Small Urbanizing Watersheds within the Chesapeake Bay Watershed, in Ecosystems and Land Use Change (eds R. S. Defries, G. P. Asner and R. A. Houghton), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/153GM05

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

  2. 2

    Departments of Entomology and Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

  3. 3

    Department of Geology, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware

  4. 4

    National Center for Environmental Assessment, Global Change Research Program, office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904184

Online ISBN: 9781118665985

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Keywords:

  • Land use—Decision making—Case studies;
  • Environmental degradation—Case studies

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Study Area and Approach

  • Land use Change Modeling

  • Hydrologic Modeling

  • Modeling Bed Mobility and Scour of Food Resources

  • Modeling Water Temperature and Spawning Days

  • Discussion and Conclusions

  • Future Directions