Authors: Yao Li*, University of Delaware
Topics: Urban and Regional Planning, Water Resources and Hydrology
Keywords: Urban hydrology, water resources, SWAT
Session Type: Paper
Start / End Time: 5:00 PM / 6:40 PM
Room: Taylor, Marriott, Mezzanine Level
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Well managed water resources for urban environments are essential, but difficult to achieve, to ease the conflicts among environmental health, social equity, and economic viability for present and future generations. With majority of population resided in urban environments, the stability and full functionality of water and waste water system are integral in people’s day-to-day life and prosperity of human society. ArcSWAT will be used to simulate water conditions for urban area and case study area is Newark, Delaware. Very high resolution DEM and land use data will be used in the hydrology model.