Potential increase in coastal wetland vulnerability to sea-level rise suggested by considering hydrodynamic attenuation effects

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dc.creator Rodriguez, Jose F.
dc.creator Saco, Patricia M.
dc.creator Sandi, Steven
dc.creator Saintilan, Neil
dc.creator Riccardi, Gerardo A.
dc.date.accessioned 2020-02-13T19:08:23Z
dc.date.available 2020-02-13T19:08:23Z
dc.date.issued 2017-07-13
dc.identifier.issn 2041-1723 es
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2133/17605
dc.description The future of coastal wetlands and their ecological value depend on their capacity to adapt to the interacting effects of human impacts and sea-level rise. Even though extensive wetland loss due to submergence is a possible scenario, its magnitude is highly uncertain due to limited understandig of hydrodinamic and bio-geomorphic attenuation and consequent wetland evolution is poorly understood. Predicitons are further complicated by the presence of a number of vegetation types that change over time and also contribute to flow attenuation. Here, we show that flow attenuation affects wetland vegetation by modifying its wetting-drying regime and inundation depth, increasing its vulnerability to sea-level rise. Our simulatios for an Australian subtropical wetland predict much faster wetland loss than commonly used moldes that do not consider flow attenuation. es
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dc.format.extent 1-12 es
dc.language.iso eng es
dc.publisher Nature Publishing Group es
dc.rights openAccess es
dc.rights.uri https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ *
dc.subject Coastal wetland vulnerability es
dc.subject Wetland evolution es
dc.subject Human interventions es
dc.subject Sea level rise es
dc.title Potential increase in coastal wetland vulnerability to sea-level rise suggested by considering hydrodynamic attenuation effects es
dc.type article
dc.type artículo
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dc.rights.holder The Author(s) 2017 es
dc.relation.publisherversion https://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms16094 es
dc.relation.publisherversion https://doi.org/10.1038/ncomms16094 es
dc.rights.text https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ es
dc.citation.title Nature Communications es
dc.citation.volume 8 es
dc.description.fil School of Enginering and Centre for Water Security and Environmental Sustainability, The University of Newcastle, Callaghan 2308, Australia es
dc.description.fil Department of Environmental Sciences, Macquarie University, North Ryde 2019, Australia es
dc.description.fil Department of Hydraulics and Research Council of National University of Rosario (CIUNR), Rosario 2000, Argentina es
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