Articles | Volume 22, issue 1
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 487–508, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-22-487-2018
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 487–508, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-22-487-2018

Research article 22 Jan 2018

Research article | 22 Jan 2018

Groundwater impacts on surface water quality and nutrient loads in lowland polder catchments: monitoring the greater Amsterdam area

Liang Yu et al.

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The study shows the importance of the connection between groundwater and surface water nutrient chemistry in a lowland delta area – the greater Amsterdam area. We expect that taking account of groundwater–surface water interaction is also important in other subsiding and urbanising deltas around the world, where water is managed intensively in order to enable agricultural productivity and achieve water-sustainable cities.