Science Inventory

BASINs and WEPP Climate Assessment Tools (CAT): Case Study Guide to Potential Applications (Final Report)

Citation:

U.S. EPA. BASINs and WEPP Climate Assessment Tools (CAT): Case Study Guide to Potential Applications (Final Report). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-11/123F, 2012.

Impact/Purpose:

This report presents a series of short, illustrative case studies using the BASINS and WEPP climate assessment tools.

Description:

EPA announced the release of the final report, BASINs and WEPP Climate Assessment Tools (CAT): Case Study Guide to Potential Applications. This report supports application of two recently developed water modeling tools, the Better Assessment Science Integrating point & Non-point Sources (BASINS) and the Water Erosion Prediction Project Climate Assessment Tool (WEPPCAT). The report presents a series of short case studies designed to illustrate the capabilities of these tools for conducting scenario based assessments of the potential effects of climate change on streamflow and water quality.

URLs/Downloads:

EPA BASINS Web site (Note: The BASINS CAT version 2 software described in this report will not be available at this site until late 2012)

BASINS and WEPP Climate Assessment Tools (CAT): Case Study Guide to Potential Applications   (PDF,109 pp, 2879 KB,  about PDF)

WEPPCAT   Exit

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 04/30/2012
Record Last Revised: 03/20/2017
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 242952

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

IMMEDIATE OFFICE

GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE STAFF