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You are here : eLibrary : IAHR World Congress Proceedings : 36th Congress - The Hague (2015) ALL CONTENT : Hydro-environment : Modeling water exchange in cigu lagoon, taiwan
Modeling water exchange in cigu lagoon, taiwan
Author : TING-CHIEH LIN(1), SHIH-CHUN HSIAO(2) CHIH-MIN HSIEH(3) & PENGZHI LIN(4)
ABSTRACT
The water exchange capacity in Cigu lagoon (the largest lagoon in Taiwan) is investigated using a two-dimensional
depth-averaged shallow water model coupling to an Eulerian solute transport model. Water exchange capacity is
evaluated by computing local residence time with a consideration on the effects of sand-barrier morphological changes
in 2005 and 2012. Results show that the LRT in lagoon is heterologous with a LRT generally smaller than 6 days close
to inlets and greater than 16 days elsewhere. The overall flushing capacity in lagoon is around 36% and 44% after 16
days computations
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Chapter : IAHR World Congress Proceedings
Category : 36th Congress - The Hague (2015) ALL CONTENT
Article : Hydro-environment
Date Published : 28/08/2015
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