Relations Among Storage, Yield and Instream Flow

  title={Relations Among Storage, Yield and Instream Flow},
  author={R. Vogel and J. Sieber and S. Archfield and Mark P. Smith and C. Apse and A. Huber-lee},
  journal={Water Resources Research},
[1] An extensive literature documents relations between reservoir storage capacity and water supply yield and the properties of instream flow needed to support downstream aquatic ecosystems. However, the literature that evaluates the impact of reservoir operating rules on instream flow properties is limited to a few site-specific studies, and as a result, few general conclusions can be drawn to date. This study adapts the existing generalized water evaluation and planning model (WEAP) to enable… Expand

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