Category: Geography

Latest Research on GIS Techniques: April 2021

A methodological approach of climatological modelling of air temperature and precipitation through GIS techniques This study proposes an empirical methodology for modelling and mapping the air temperature (mean maximum, mean and mean minimum) and total precipitation, all of which are monthly and annual, using geographical information systems (GIS) techniques. The […]

News Update on Dam Construction Research: Oct – 2019

A global boom in hydropower dam construction Human population growth, economic development, climate change, and the need to close the electricity access gap have stimulated the search for new sources of renewable energy. In response to this need, major new initiatives in hydropower development are now under way. At least […]

Latest Research on River Basin: Oct – 2019

Measuring the total economic value of restoring ecosystem services in an impaired river basin: results from a contingent valuation survey Five system services that would be restored  on a 45-mile section of the Platte River were delineated  to respondents employing a building block approach developed by associate degree knowledge domain […]

Latest Research on Floodplain Research: Sep – 2019

Biodiversity of floodplain river ecosystems: ecotones and connectivity1 A high level of spatio‐temporal heterogeneousness makes riverine floodplains among the foremost species‐rich environments known . stream dynamics from flooding play a serious role in maintaining a diversity of lentic, lotic and semi‐aquatic home ground varieties, every delineated  by a diversity of […]