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Integrated Hydrological Modelling of Small- and Medium-sized Water Storages with Application to the Upper Fengman Reservoir Basin of China : Volume 9, Issue 3 (28/03/2012)

By Zhang, C.

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Title: Integrated Hydrological Modelling of Small- and Medium-sized Water Storages with Application to the Upper Fengman Reservoir Basin of China : Volume 9, Issue 3 (28/03/2012)  
Author: Zhang, C.
Volume: Vol. 9, Issue 3
Language: English
Subject: Science, Hydrology, Earth
Collections: Periodicals: Journal and Magazine Collection, Copernicus GmbH
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2012
Publisher: Copernicus Gmbh, Göttingen, Germany
Member Page: Copernicus Publications

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Shoemaker, C. A., Peng, Y., Chu, J., & Zhang, C. (2012). Integrated Hydrological Modelling of Small- and Medium-sized Water Storages with Application to the Upper Fengman Reservoir Basin of China : Volume 9, Issue 3 (28/03/2012). Retrieved from http://cloud-library.org/


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Description: Institute of Water Resources and Flood Control, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian 116024, China. Hydrological simulation in regions with a large number of water storages is difficult due to the inaccurate water storage data, including both topologic parameters and operational rules. To address this issue, this paper presents an improved version of SWAT2005 (Soil and Water Assessment Tool, version 2005) using the satellite-based dataset Landsat, an empirical storage classification method, and some empirical relationships to estimate water storage and release from the various levels of flow regulation facilities. The improved SWAT2005 is characterised by three features: (1) a realistic representation of the relationships between the water surface area and volume of each type of water storage, ranging from small-sized ponds for water flow regulation to large-sized and medium-sized reservoirs for water supply and hydropower generation; (2) water balance and transport through a network combining both sequential and parallel streams and storage links; and (3) calibrations for the physical parameters and the human interference parameters. Both the original and improved SWAT2005 are applied to the upper Fengman Reservoir Basin, and the results of these applications are compared. The improved SWAT2005 accurately models small- and medium-sized storages, indicating a significantly improved performance from that of the original model in reproducing streamflows.

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Integrated hydrological modelling of small- and medium-sized water storages with application to the upper Fengman Reservoir Basin of China

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