Conserving the Ogallala Aquifer in southwestern Kansas: from the wells to people, a holistic coupled natural–human model
Joseph A. Aistrup et al.
Simulation Data From Aistrup et al. Sustaining the Ogallala Aquifer ManuscriptJ. A. Aistrup, T. Bulatewicz, L. J. Kulcsar, J. M. Peterson, S. M. Welch, and D. R. Steward https://doi.org/10.13020/D6S96X
A system-level theoretical approach is developed which utilizes OpenMI methods to study the collective impacts of groundwater depletion in one of the world's most important regions for agricultural production (the congressional district with the highest historical cash value in the USA). Water policy is analyzed to forecast groundwater depletion across changes in human activity and climate, and the economic and societal impacts are provided to inform public policy and management.
A system-level theoretical approach is developed which utilizes OpenMI methods to study the...