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A review of hydrological modelling of basin-scale climate change and urban development impacts
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A review of hydrological modelling of basin-scale climate change and urban development impacts

Autore: Sarah Praskievicz; Heejun Chang
Editore: Sage Publications
Edizione/Formato: Articolo Articolo : English
Pubblicazione:Progress in Physical Geography, 33, no. 5 (2009): 650-671
Banca dati:ArticleFirst
Altre banche dati: ElsevierBritish Library Serials
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Tipo documento: Article
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Sarah Praskievicz; Heejun Chang
ISSN:0309-1333
Nota sulla lingua: English
Identificatore univoco: 461517428
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