Articles | Volume 20, issue 5
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 2001–2018, 2016
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 2001–2018, 2016

Research article 17 May 2016

Research article | 17 May 2016

Combined measurement and modeling of the hydrological impact of hydraulic redistribution using CLM4.5 at eight AmeriFlux sites

Congsheng Fu et al.

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Cited articles

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Hydraulic redistribution (HR) of plant root has important hydrological impact (on evapotranspiration, Bowen ratio, and soil moisture) in ecosystems that have a pronounced dry season but are not overall so dry that sparse vegetation and very low soil moisture limit HR.