Water and Chemical Budgets at the Catchment Scale Including Nutrient Exports from Intact Forests and Disturbed Landscapes

  1. Michael Keller,
  2. Michael Bustamante,
  3. John Gash and
  4. Pedro Silva Dias
  1. Javier Tomasella1,
  2. Christopher Neill2,
  3. Ricardo Figueiredo3 and
  4. Antonio D. Nobre4

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/2008GM000734

Amazonia and Global Change

Amazonia and Global Change

How to Cite

Tomasella, J., Neill, C., Figueiredo, R. and Nobre, A. D. (2009) Water and Chemical Budgets at the Catchment Scale Including Nutrient Exports from Intact Forests and Disturbed Landscapes, in Amazonia and Global Change (eds M. Keller, M. Bustamante, J. Gash and P. Silva Dias), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/2008GM000734

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centro de Ciência do Sistema Terrestre, Inpe Cachoeira Paulista, Brazil

  2. 2

    Marine Biological Laboratory, the Ecosystems Center Woods Hole, Massachusetts, USA

  3. 3

    Embrapa Amazônia Oriental Belém, Brazil

  4. 4

    Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da AmazoniaSão José dos Campos, Brazil

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:

  • Overview of Microcatchment Work in LBA

  • Water Balance, Runoff Generation, and the Effects of Deforestation

  • Nutrient Dynamics and the Effects of Deforestation

  • Physical Analysis of Interactions of Land Use and Scale

  • Conclusions