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- Gao, Peng, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Arid land research and management 2015 v.29 no.1 pp. 1-16
- case studies; land cover; land use change; rain; rivers; sediment yield; sediments; semiarid zones; soil erosion; stream flow; suspended sediment; water conservation; watersheds; China; Yellow River
- ... The middle reaches of the Yellow River Basin transport the vast majority of sediment (>85% of the basin's total available sediment load), which has had profound effects on the characteristics of the middle and lower reaches of the Yellow River. With recent land use and land cover change, the Yellow River Basin has experienced significant sediment regime fluctuations. In this study, we analyzed the ...