Effects of Climatic Variability and Deforestation on Surface Water Regimes

  1. Michael Keller,
  2. Michael Bustamante,
  3. John Gash and
  4. Pedro Silva Dias
  1. Marcos Heil Costa1,
  2. Michael T. Coe2 and
  3. Jean Loup Guyot3

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2008GM000721

Amazonia and Global Change

Amazonia and Global Change

How to Cite

Heil Costa, M., Coe, M. T. and Loup Guyot, J. (2009) Effects of Climatic Variability and Deforestation on Surface Water Regimes, in Amazonia and Global Change (eds M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash and P. Silva Dias), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2008GM000721

Author Information

  1. 1

    Departamento de Engenharia Agrícola, Universidade Federal de ViçOsaviçosa, Brazil

  2. 2

    Woods Hole Research Center Falmouth, Massachusetts, USA

  3. 3

    LMTG, Institut de Recherche Pour le DéVeloppement Toulouse, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904764

Online ISBN: 9781118670347

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Keywords:

  • Rain forest ecology—Amazon River Region;
  • Biosphere—Research—Amazon River Region;
  • Climatic changes—Amazon River Region;
  • Amazon River Region—Climate

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Effects of Climate Variability on River Flow in the Amazon Basin

  • Effects of Climate Variability on Amazon Basin Floodplain Extension

  • Effects of Changes in Land Cover on Amazon Basin Flow

  • Conclusions