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, Volume 43, Issue 3, pp 222–233 | Cite as

Towards a water balance in the Central Amazonian region

  • P. R. Leopoldo
  • W. Franken
  • E. Salati
  • M. N. Ribeiro
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Key words

Hydrological cycle Amazon River evapotranspiration canopy interception water budget precipitation Amazon Basin deforestation effects 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. R. Leopoldo
    • 1
  • W. Franken
    • 2
  • E. Salati
    • 3
  • M. N. Ribeiro
    • 2
  1. 1.Facultade de Ciências AgronômicasUNESPBotucatuBrazil
  2. 2.Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da AmazôniaINPAManausBrazil
  3. 3.Centro de Energia Nuclear na AgriculturaUSPPiracicabaBrazil

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