Water balance of peatland hydrological unit (PHU)


Presented by Azwar Ma’as, Professor at the Faculty of Agriculture, Gadjah Mada University, at “Online Workshop Series:Exploring Criteria and Indicators for Tropical Peatland Restoration”, on 2 Sep 2020.

In this session Prof. Ma’as shared insights from hydrology and water balance standpoint. These biophysical factors are important for the development of criteria and indicators for peatland restoration, particularly ensuring appropriate consideration for the water balance of each PHU.


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