Tropical Forest Hydrology


Some tropical forest hydrology research programmes:
  • FIESTA Cloud Forest project (Costa Rica)
  • Danum Valley hydrology project
  • BCI Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
  • EOS-Amazon (Univ. Washington, USA)
  • Hydrology at Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
  • Mekong Basin, SE Asia
  • Rainforest water-budget (Surumoni / Southern Venezuela)
  • USDA Fog drip project (East Maui, Hawaii)
  • WCMC Cloud Forest project

    Some links to tropical forest hydrology publications:
  • Bonell et al. (1998) High Rainfall, Response-Dominated Catchments: A Comparative Study of Experiments in Tropical Northeast Queensland with Temperate New Zealand
  • Bruijnzeel, L.A. (1990). Hydrology of Moist Tropical Forests and Effects of Conversion: a State of Knowledge Review.
  • ETFRN NEWS 33: Forests and Water
  • ETFRN NEWS 45: Forests, Water and Livelihoods
  • Forests, Water and People in the Humid Tropics (2004)
  • IHP Waterway newsletters (1995-1999)
  • Newbery et al. (2000) Changes and disturbance in tropical rainforest in South-East Asia
  • Reynolds and Thompson (1988) Forests, Climate, and Hydrology: Regional Impacts
  • Tangtham (1994) The Hydrological Roles of Forests In Thailand
  • Whitmore (1998) An Introduction to Tropical Rain Forests, Second Edition
  • Ziegler and Giambelluca (1997) Hydrologic Change and Accelerated Erosion in Northern Thailand

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