Quantifying uncertainty on sediment loads using bootstrap confidence intervals.

  title={Quantifying uncertainty on sediment loads using bootstrap confidence intervals.},
  author={J. Slaets and H. Piepho and P. Schmitter and T. Hilger and G. Cadisch},
  journal={Hydrology and Earth System Sciences},
  • J. Slaets, H. Piepho, +2 authors G. Cadisch
  • Published 2016
  • Environmental Science
  • Hydrology and Earth System Sciences
  • Abstract. Load estimates are more informative than constituent concentrations alone, as they allow quantification of on- and off-site impacts of environmental processes concerning pollutants, nutrients and sediment, such as soil fertility loss, reservoir sedimentation and irrigation channel siltation. While statistical models used to predict constituent concentrations have been developed considerably over the last few years, measures of uncertainty on constituent loads are rarely reported… CONTINUE READING
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