Skip to main content

Key questions on the evaporation and transport of intercepted precipitation

4Citations
Citations of this article
7Readers
Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
Get full text

Abstract

The interception of precipitation by vegetation has important consequences for climate and water resources. Although canopy interception has been studied for centuries, many fundamental unknowns remain. We present persistent questions that reflect challenges in measuring, representing, and understanding how terrestrial ecosystems intercept, partition, and transport precipitation—down to soils or back to the atmosphere. In summary of this book, we outline future needs and simultaneously provide a primer for those interested in precipitation interception processes.

Cite

CITATION STYLE

APA

Allen, S. T., Aubrey, D. P., Bader, M. Y., Coenders-Gerrits, M., Friesen, J., Gutmann, E. D., … Van Stan, J. T. (2020). Key questions on the evaporation and transport of intercepted precipitation. In Precipitation Partitioning by Vegetation: A Global Synthesis (pp. 268–279). Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-29702-2_16

Register to see more suggestions

Mendeley helps you to discover research relevant for your work.

Already have an account?

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free