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Title: Tundra water budget and implications of precipitation underestimation

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [2];  [1]; ORCiD logo [3];  [4]; ORCiD logo [5]
  1. Water and Environmental Research Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks Alaska USA
  2. International Arctic Research Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks Alaska USA
  3. Department of Biology, San Diego State University, San Diego California USA, Department of Geography, College of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Exeter, Exeter UK
  4. Department of Biological and the Environmental Science and Engineering Program, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso Texas USA
  5. Department of Biology, San Diego State University, San Diego California USA, Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Western Bank, Sheffield UK
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USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1373979
Alternate Identifier(s):
OSTI ID: 1373980
Grant/Contract Number:  
SC0005160
Resource Type:
Published Article
Journal Name:
Water Resources Research
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Name: Water Resources Research; Journal ID: ISSN 0043-1397
Publisher:
American Geophysical Union (AGU)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

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Liljedahl, Anna K., Hinzman, Larry D., Kane, Douglas L., Oechel, Walter C., Tweedie, Craig E., and Zona, Donatella. Tundra water budget and implications of precipitation underestimation. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.1002/2016WR020001.
Liljedahl, Anna K., Hinzman, Larry D., Kane, Douglas L., Oechel, Walter C., Tweedie, Craig E., & Zona, Donatella. Tundra water budget and implications of precipitation underestimation. United States. doi:10.1002/2016WR020001.
Liljedahl, Anna K., Hinzman, Larry D., Kane, Douglas L., Oechel, Walter C., Tweedie, Craig E., and Zona, Donatella. Thu . "Tundra water budget and implications of precipitation underestimation". United States. doi:10.1002/2016WR020001.
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