Logo Repositorio Institucional

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://dspace.ucuenca.edu.ec/handle/123456789/22103
Title: Forest use strategies in watershed management and restoration: Application to three small mountain watersheds in Latin America
Authors: Cisneros Espinoza, Felipe Eduardo
Cisneros, P
metadata.dc.ucuenca.correspondencia: Aguirre, J. Á. M.; Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros de Montes, Ciudad Universitaria s/n, 28040 Madrid, Spain; email: juanangel.mintegui@upm.es
Keywords: Forest
Water And Sediments Cycle
Water And Sediments Dynamics
Watershed Management And Restoration
Issue Date: 1-Jan-2014
metadata.dc.ucuenca.embargoend: 1-Jan-2022
metadata.dc.ucuenca.volumen: 45
metadata.dc.source: Journal of Agricultural Engineering
metadata.dc.identifier.doi: 10.4081/jae.2014.221
metadata.dc.type: Article
The effect of forests on flow and flood lamination decreases as the magnitude and intensity of torrential events and the watershed surface increase, thus resulting negligible when extreme events affect large catchments. However the effect of forests is advantageous in case of major events, which occur more often, and is particularly effective in soil erosion control. As a result, forests have been extensively used for watershed management and restoration, since they regulate water and sediments cycles, preventing the degradation of catchments. © J.Á. Mintegui Aguirre et al., 2014.
URI: https://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-84902824453&doi=10.4081%2fjae.2014.221&partnerID=40&md5=f041f34c8e352ca0af23493b176c47c4
ISSN: 19747071
Appears in Collections:Artículos

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
documento.pdf168.92 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail

This item is protected by original copyright

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.


Centro de Documentacion Regional "Juan Bautista Vázquez"

Biblioteca Campus Central Biblioteca Campus Salud Biblioteca Campus Yanuncay
Av. 12 de Abril y Calle Agustín Cueva, Telf: 4051000 Ext. 1311, 1312, 1313, 1314. Horario de atención: Lunes-Viernes: 07H00-21H00. Sábados: 08H00-12H00 Av. El Paraíso 3-52, detrás del Hospital Regional "Vicente Corral Moscoso", Telf: 4051000 Ext. 3144. Horario de atención: Lunes-Viernes: 07H00-19H00 Av. 12 de Octubre y Diego de Tapia, antiguo Colegio Orientalista, Telf: 4051000 Ext. 3535 2810706 Ext. 116. Horario de atención: Lunes-Viernes: 07H30-19H00