(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2002)

Document title

Modelling land use changes and their impact on soil erosion and sediment supply to rivers

published at : Geomorphic responses to land use changes. Special issue

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

VAN ROMPAEY A.J.J. (Editeur scientifique) ; GOVERS G. ; PUTTEMANS C. ;


In this paper a technique is proposed that uses historical map sequences to assist simulating future land use scenarios. These scenarios are, in turn, used to assess the impact on, and off-site consequences of, soil erosion through application of a soil erosion model (RUSLE; Renard et al., 1991) and a sediment delivery model (SEDEM; Van Rompaey et al., 2001b). The Dijle catchment in central Belgium is used as an example application


Thematical fascicle

published at : Earth surface processes and landforms / ISSN 0197-9337 / CODEN ESPLDB

Editor : Wiley, Chichester - ROYAUME-UNI (1981)

Millesime : 2002, vol. 27, no 5 [pp. 481-494]

Bibliographic references : 32 ref.




Laboratoire INTERGEO - Paris

INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 17355

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