Reservoir yield assessment in a changing Scottish environment.

  title={Reservoir yield assessment in a changing Scottish environment.},
  author={Paul W. Jowitt and Debbie Hay-Smith},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  volume={294 1-3},
The application of a variety of reservoir yield estimation methods is described against the background of a review of yield in Scotland. The study is timely, both in the context of the possible effects of climate change, the institutional re-organisation of the water industry world-wide--but originating largely from the UK-and the emerging issues of sustainability and the shift from supply to demand side management. To set the paper in context, the study was undertaken just prior to the… CONTINUE READING