Influence of a Very Large Number of Small Reservoirs on the Annual Flow Regime of a Tropical Stream

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. Pierre Dubreuil1 and
  2. Georges Girard2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0295

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Dubreuil, P. and Girard, G. (1973) Influence of a Very Large Number of Small Reservoirs on the Annual Flow Regime of a Tropical Stream, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0295

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Applied Research, Hydrologic Service office De La Recherche Scientifique Et Technique Outre-Mer, Paris, France

  2. 2

    Hydrologic Service, office De La Recherche Scientifique Et Technique Outre-Mer, Paris, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Climate and hydrologic regime;
  • Jaguaribe basin;
  • Precipitation regime;
  • Reservoirs;
  • Tropical runoff

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Importance of Reservoirs

  • Review of the Climate and Hydrologic Regime

  • Analysis of the Influence of Reservoirs on Runoff

  • Comparison of Observed and Natural Runoff of the Sitiá

  • Conclusion