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Impact Assessment of Land Use Land Cover Change on Soil Erosion Status in Phewa Lake Watershed of Nepal

@inproceedings{Regmi2015ImpactAO,
  title={Impact Assessment of Land Use Land Cover Change on Soil Erosion Status in Phewa Lake Watershed of Nepal},
  author={Raju Raj Regmi and S. K. Saha},
  year={2015}
}
The paper assessed the impact of land use land cover (LULC) change on soil erosion status in Phewa Lake watershed of Nepal using a geographic information system-based soil erosion modeling approach with LULC change detection to quantify the influence of changing LULC on erosion risk. Four LULC maps were generated for a 15-year period (1995 through 2010) at 5-year intervals to assess LULC change and to predict the projected (2015 and 2020) LULC scenario. Revised Morgan, Morgan & Fenny (RMMF… Expand
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