Articles | Volume 17, issue 2
Research article
07 Feb 2013
Research article |  | 07 Feb 2013

What can flux tracking teach us about water age distribution patterns and their temporal dynamics?

M. Hrachowitz, H. Savenije, T. A. Bogaard, D. Tetzlaff, and C. Soulsby

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