Articles | Volume 22, issue 3
Research article
27 Mar 2018
Research article |  | 27 Mar 2018

Responses of runoff to historical and future climate variability over China

Chuanhao Wu, Bill X. Hu, Guoru Huang, Peng Wang, and Kai Xu

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China has suffered some of the effects of global warming, and one of the potential implications of climate warming is the alteration of the temporal–spatial patterns of water resources. In this paper, the Budyko-based elasticity method was used to investigate the responses of runoff to historical and future climate variability over China at both grid and catchment scales. The results help to better understand the hydrological effects of climate change and adapt to a changing environment.