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Main Title 2010 Chesapeake Bay Eutrophication Model.
Author C. F. Cerco ; S. Kim ; M. R. Noel
CORP Author Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS. Engineer Research and Development Center.; Environmental Protection Agency, Annapolis, MD. Chesapeake Bay Program.; Army Engineer District, Baltimore, MD.
Year Published 2010
Stock Number PB2011-110142
Additional Subjects Chesapeake Bay ; Eutrophication ; Water quality ; Watersheds ; Nitrogen ; Phosphorous ; Water surface ; Nutrients ; Shores ; Hydrodynamic models ; Physical properties ; Algal production ; Biological resources
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2011-110142 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 228p
The Chesapeake Bay Environmental Model Package is a combination of interactive models. The Community Multi-Scale Air Quality Model and a set of regression models compute daily atmospheric nitrogen and phosphorus loads to the Chesapeake Bay watershed and to the water surface. The Watershed Model (WSM) provides daily computations of flow, solids loads, and nutrient loads at the heads of major tributaries and along the shoreline below the tributary inputs. Flows from the WSM are one set of inputs to the CH3D (Computational Hydrodynamics in Three Dimensions) hydrodynamic model. CH3D computes surface level, three-dimensional velocities, and vertical diffusion on a time scale measured in minutes. Loads from the WSM and transport processes from CH3D drive the CE-QUAL-ICM (Corps of Engineers Integrated Compartment Water Quality Model) eutrophication model. ICM computes, in three dimensions, physical properties, algal production, and elements of the aquatic carbon, nitrogen, phosphorus, silica, and oxygen cycles.