Building Bridges – establishing effective collaboration networks

351 views

Published on

A short presentation by Dr Bob Evans from Anglia Ruskin University on the relevance of the DART project to the wider community

Published in: Education, Technology, Business
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
351
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Building Bridges – establishing effective collaboration networks

  1. 1. Building Bridges – establishing effective collaboration networks Bob Evans Visiting Fellow Global Sustainability Institute Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge
  2. 2. Building Bridges Other side bridge – who? Agriculture, soils, hydrology Do they want to talk? Dialogue Common ground
  3. 3. Some thoughts Three points: • Glad we didn’t get it wrong • What happens to the rain? • Access to data
  4. 4. Glad we didn’t get it wrong PSMD + AWC Anon Anon CUCAP
  5. 5. Glad we didn’t get it wrong - BUT • Do evaporation and transpiration occur at predicted rates (e.g. Maff Tech Bull 1967) or do constraints kick in(e.g. MORECS)?
  6. 6. What happens to the rain? • Can Potential Soil Moisture Deficit explain: – When Runoff occurs – When Drains flow – Stream flow Copyright Evans 2013 Copyright Evans 2013
  7. 7. What happens to the rain? • When do nitrate and pesticides reach rivers? Wissey stream flow to PSMD 2003-2008 r = c. - 0.7 (range - 0.5 to -0.9) Metaldehyde in rivers Max value 2.4 ug/l Data supplied by Environment Agency Anglian water
  8. 8. Access to Data • NEED to mine the data • FREE access to Data • EASY access to Data • Easily useable Thank you

×