Methods to investigate the hydrology of the Himalayan springs: a review

  title={Methods to investigate the hydrology of the Himalayan springs: a review},
  author={Pennan Chinnasamy and Sanmugam Ahembaranathan Prathapar},
This paper reviews the methods that investigate the hydrology of springs, with a focus on the Himalayan region. The methods are classified as field-based empirical and desk-based analytical. Field-based empirical methods help to characterize geology, hydrology, climate and landuse patterns. Desk-based analytical methods guide quantification of fluxes and responses across watersheds, which are potential inputs to the development of hydrogeological maps, quantification of water balances… 

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