Hydrologic processes and the water budget: Chapter 2

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Edited by: Thomas C. Winter and Gene E. Likens



This chapter focuses on the hydrological setting of Mirror Lake and its water budget. It first describes the glacial deposits and bedrock topography in the Mirror Lake area. It then provides an overview of the hydrologic processes associated with Mirror Lake and examines the field and analytical methods used to determine its water budget. It presents results from the hydrologic studies, which are based on monthly and annual water budgets for the calendar years 1981 through 2000.

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Publication type Book chapter
Title Hydrologic processes and the water budget: Chapter 2
DOI 10.1525/california/9780520261198.003.0002
Year Published 2009
Language English
Publisher University of California Press
Description 46 p.
Larger Work Type Book
Larger Work Title Mirror Lake: Interactions among air, land, and water
First page 23
Last page 68
Country United States
State New Hampshire
Other Geospatial Mirror Lake
Online Only (Y/N) N
Additional Online Files (Y/N) N