CSS5-IRD :  LARAQUE, Alain / Hydrology, Matter Flows and Long-Term Evolution of Very Large River Basins

Hydrology, Matter Flows and Long-Term Evolution of Very Large River Basins
environmental observatories of inter-tropical and peri-Atlantic wide hydrosystems

Competencies of LARAQUE, Alain, senior scientist
UMR GET   Geosciences Environment Toulouse

/  Amazon river /  Andesanthropogenic impactAtlantic ocean (intertropical) /  behaviour (hydrochemical) /  Brazil /  Caribe island /  Casiquiare watershed (Venezuela) /  Central Africa /  Chemistry (Geo) /  Chemistry (Hydro-Bio-Geo) /  climate change impactsClimatology (hydro)coastal processes /  Colombia /  Congo watershed /  critical zone /  dam (Hydrology) /  data (Hydrology)data collectiondata conservationdata managementecosystem (aquatic)ecosystem dynamicsEcuadorenvironmenterosionFrench Guiana /  geoDynamics /  geophysicsgeoSciencehydrological basinhydrological monitoring systemHydrologyhydrosystemimpact assesment (environment)impact assessment (water) /  inter-tropical (region) /  Magdalena watershed (Colombia) /  matter transportation (Hydrology) /  Meteorology (hydro)monitoring (environmental) /  monitoring (long-term) /  MULTIDISCIPLINARYNordeste (Brazil)observatory /  Orinoco watershed /  OZCAR critical zone Res. Infrast.popularization (fr: vulgarisation) /  Potamology (river streams science) /  research cruiseriver /  Sargassum (seaweed) /  scientific expertiseSDG 06 (Sust. Devel. Goal - Water and sanitation)SDG 13 (Sust. Devel. Goal - Climate)SDG 15 (Sust. Devel. Goal - Terrestrial ecosystems) /  sedimentation (Hydrology) /  South America /  training (fr: formation) /  UMR GET (Geosci. Environ. Toulouse) /  Venezuelawater management /  water quality /  water resources /

Competencies in black are unique to A. Laraque's profile in the current state of the database

The behaviors of these often gigantic hydrosystems (over 1 million km2) reflect the climatic, geodynamic
and anthropogenic impacts that affect large areas of the intertropical band.  Their regime and hydro-climatic trends are studied
as hydro-sedimento-bio-geochemical processes in a long-term perspective with strong societal implications.

Data portal SO-HYBAM:  
      observatory on Geodynamical, hydrological and biogeochemical processes
      in the Amazon, Orinoco and Congo basins.
web-link WHYCOS: the World Hydrological Cycle Observation System
Research gate access   Known production set   email contact   Institution   Google scholar access   data portal SO-HYBAM   web-link WHYCOS  

CSS5 related headings:
     Field Location
     Method or approach
     Natural Item
     Natural Process
     Science or discipline
     SDG (Sust. Dev. Goal) Theme

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