By Katharina Fricke (auth.)

ISBN-10: 3319016091

ISBN-13: 9783319016092

ISBN-10: 3319016105

ISBN-13: 9783319016108

Located in a slender grassland hall among the semi-desert and a mountain variety in Northwest China, the learn sector Urumqi quarter is regardless of its semi-arid weather in a comparatively beneficial hydrological scenario. The within reach mountains offer water for settlements and agriculture, making human improvement attainable within the first position. end result of the improvement of agriculture, inhabitants and economic system over the past sixty years and the expanding water intake, a requirement- and population-driven water shortage exists at the present time and is anticipated to worsen. whilst, the results of weather swap and land use changes at the hydrological approach and the water availability are doubtful. This research evaluates the hot and destiny state of affairs via combining a hydrological water stability version for the simulation of the water provide according to eventualities of weather and land use swap with a socio-economic version for projecting the longer term water call for together with envisioned development of inhabitants and economy.

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