1. General Model Information


Acronym: WAM

Main medium: aquatic
Main subject: biogeochemistry
Organization level: ecosystem
Type of model: ordinary differential equations
Main application:
Keywords: water quality, pH, sulphate, freshwater, lakes, rivers


Dr. A. Ghosh Bobba
National Water Research Institute
P.O. Box 5050, Burlington
Ontario, Canada L7R4A6
Fax : +1 905 336 4972
email: Ghosh.Bobba@cciw.ca



Model purpose
To predict pH and sulphate in lakes, rivers and streams.

Source of the Abstract:
Joergensen S.E., B. Halling-Soerensen and S.N Nielsen (Edts.) 1996: Handbook of Environmental and Ecological Modelling. CRC Press Boca Raton et al. 672 pp.

II. Technical Information

II.1 Executables:

Operating System(s): UNIX

II.2 Source-code:

Programming Language(s): FORTRAN

II.3 Manuals:

II.4 Data:

III. Mathematical Information

III.1 Mathematics

III.2 Quantities

III.2.1 Input

III.2.2 Output

IV. References

Bobba, A.G., et al., 1990. Stochastic analysis of acid shocks generated by mixed hydrological processes. Water, Air, Soil Pollution, Vol. 53, pp. 239-250, 1990.
Bobba, A.G., and Lam, C.L., 1990. Hydrological modelling of acidified Canadian Watersheds. Ecol. Modelling, Vol. 50, pp. 5-32, 1990.

V. Further information in the World-Wide-Web

VI. Additional remarks

Last review of this document by: T. Gabele: Oct 15 1998
Status of the document:
last modified by Tobias Gabele Wed Aug 21 21:44:52 CEST 2002

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