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Volume 17, issue 6
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 2161–2170, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-17-2161-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 17, 2161–2170, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-17-2161-2013
© Author(s) 2013. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 07 Jun 2013

Research article | 07 Jun 2013

Determining spatial variability of dry spells: a Markov-based method, applied to the Makanya catchment, Tanzania

B. M. C. Fischer et al.

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