Water sustainability and watershed storage

J. J. McDonnell, J. Evaristo, K. D. Bladon, J. Buttle, I. F. Creed, S. F. Dymond, G. Grant, A. Iroume, C. R. Jackson, J. A. Jones, T. Maness, K. J. McGuire, D. F. Scott, C. Segura, R. C. Sidle, C. Tague

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The paired watershed approach is the most popular tool for quantifying the effects of forest watershed management on water sustainability. But this approach does not often address the critical factor of water stored in the landscape. Future work needs to quantify storage in paired watershed studies to inform sustainable water management.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)378-379
Number of pages2
JournalNature Sustainability
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 1 2018
Externally publishedYes


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McDonnell, J. J., Evaristo, J., Bladon, K. D., Buttle, J., Creed, I. F., Dymond, S. F., Grant, G., Iroume, A., Jackson, C. R., Jones, J. A., Maness, T., McGuire, K. J., Scott, D. F., Segura, C., Sidle, R. C., & Tague, C. (2018). Water sustainability and watershed storage. Nature Sustainability, 1(8), 378-379. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41893-018-0099-8