Ecological-Economic Modeling on a Watershed Basis: Lessons From the Cache River of Southern Illinois
4th International Conference on Integrating GIS and Environmental Modeling (GIS/EM4)
Banff, Alberta, Canada
A digitally represented watershed landscape (ARC/INFO GIS) is merged with farm optimization (linear programming) and sediment and chemical transport (AGNPS) models. Enhanced targeting of non-point source pollution to remedial policy and management initiatives result. The implications of which are linked back to farm income and forward to the managed ecosystem
Published Article/Book Citation
4th International Conference on Integrating GIS and Environmental Modeling (GIS/EM4):Problems, Prospects and Research Needs, Banff, Alberta, Canada, 2000.