Articles | Volume 20, issue 2
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 715–731, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-20-715-2016
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20, 715–731, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-20-715-2016

Research article 17 Feb 2016

Research article | 17 Feb 2016

In situ unsaturated zone water stable isotope (2H and 18O) measurements in semi-arid environments: a soil water balance

Marcel Gaj et al.

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