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Hydrology and Earth System Sciences An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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Executive editors: Erwin Zehe, Theresa Blume, Hannah Cloke & Alberto Guadagnini
Hydrology and Earth System Sciences (HESS) is an international two-stage open-access journal for the publication of original research in hydrology. HESS encourages and supports fundamental and applied research that advances the understanding of hydrological systems, their role in providing water for ecosystems and society, and the role of the water cycle in the functioning of the Earth system. A multi-disciplinary approach is encouraged that broadens the hydrological perspective and the advancement of hydrological science through integration with other cognate sciences and cross-fertilization across disciplinary boundaries.
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16 Jan 2019 SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications introduced the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1 January 2019

14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all journals published by Copernicus Publications.

16 Jan 2019 SUB Göttingen and Copernicus Publications introduced the National Consortium for Central Payment Processing of Article Processing Charges on 1 January 2019

14 scientific institutions have joined the national opt-in consortium for the central payment processing of APCs for articles of all journals published by Copernicus Publications.

16 Jan 2019 Institutional Agreement between Iowa State University Library and Copernicus Publications

Iowa State University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

16 Jan 2019 Institutional Agreement between Iowa State University Library and Copernicus Publications

Iowa State University Library and Copernicus Publications have signed an agreement on the central billing of article processing charges (APCs) to facilitate the publication procedure for authors.

28 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signs institutional agreement with Helsinki University Library

To facilitate the publication procedure for authors from Helsinki University, Copernicus Publications and Helsinki University Library have signed an agreement on a central billing of article processing charges (APCs).

28 Nov 2018 Copernicus Publications signs institutional agreement with Helsinki University Library

To facilitate the publication procedure for authors from Helsinki University, Copernicus Publications and Helsinki University Library have signed an agreement on a central billing of article processing charges (APCs).

Recent papers
21 May 2019
Using MODIS estimates of fractional snow cover area to improve streamflow forecasts in interior Alaska
Katrina E. Bennett, Jessica E. Cherry, Ben Balk, and Scott Lindsey
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 2439-2459, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-2439-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-2439-2019, 2019
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21 May 2019
Technical note: Uncertainty in multi-source partitioning using large tracer data sets
Alicia Correa, Diego Ochoa-Tocachi, and Christian Birkel
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-197,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-197, 2019
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
21 May 2019
Inter-annual variability of the global terrestrial water cycle
Dongqin Yin and Michael L. Roderick
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-230,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-230, 2019
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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21 May 2019
Future shift in winter streamflow modulated by internal variability of climate in southern Ontario
Olivier Champagne, Altaf Arain, Martin Leduc, Paulin Coulibaly, and Shawn McKenzie
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-204,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-204, 2019
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
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20 May 2019
Reconstituting past flood events: the contribution of citizen science
Bocar Sy, Corine Frischknecht, Hy Dao, David Consuegra, and Gregory Giuliani
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-188,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-2019-188, 2019
Manuscript under review for HESS (discussion: open, 0 comments)
Highlight articles
10 May 2019
Using a coupled agent-based modeling approach to analyze the role of risk perception in water management decisions
Jin-Young Hyun, Shih-Yu Huang, Yi-Chen Ethan Yang, Vincent Tidwell, and Jordan Macknick
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 2261-2278, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-2261-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-2261-2019, 2019
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24 Apr 2019
Controls on spatial and temporal variability in streamflow and hydrochemistry in a glacierized catchment
Michael Engel, Daniele Penna, Giacomo Bertoldi, Gianluca Vignoli, Werner Tirler, and Francesco Comiti
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 2041-2063, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-2041-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-2041-2019, 2019
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20 Mar 2019
Geostatistical interpolation by quantile kriging
Henning Lebrenz and András Bárdossy
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 1633-1648, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-1633-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-1633-2019, 2019
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13 Mar 2019
Attributing the 2017 Bangladesh floods from meteorological and hydrological perspectives
Sjoukje Philip, Sarah Sparrow, Sarah F. Kew, Karin van der Wiel, Niko Wanders, Roop Singh, Ahmadul Hassan, Khaled Mohammed, Hammad Javid, Karsten Haustein, Friederike E. L. Otto, Feyera Hirpa, Ruksana H. Rimi, A. K. M. Saiful Islam, David C. H. Wallom, and Geert Jan van Oldenborgh
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 1409-1429, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-1409-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-1409-2019, 2019
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11 Mar 2019
Effects of univariate and multivariate bias correction on hydrological impact projections in alpine catchments
Judith Meyer, Irene Kohn, Kerstin Stahl, Kirsti Hakala, Jan Seibert, and Alex J. Cannon
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 1339-1354, https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-1339-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-23-1339-2019, 2019
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