E3S Web Conf.
Volume 118, 20192019 4th International Conference on Advances in Energy and Environment Research (ICAEER 2019)
|Number of page(s)||4|
|Section||Energy Engineering, Materials and Technology|
|Published online||04 October 2019|
Temporal and spatial variation of soil moisture of small watershed in gully catchment of the Loess Plateau of China
Shaanxi Provincial Land Engineering Construction Group Co., Ltd., 710075 Xi’an, China
2 Institute of Land Engineering and Technology, Shaanxi Provincial Land Engineering Construction Group Co., Ltd., 710075 Xi’an, China
3 Key Laboratory of Degraded and Unused Land Consolidation Engineering, the Ministry of Natural Resources, 710075 Xi’an, China
4 Shaanxi Provincial Land Consolidation Engineering Technology Research Center, 710075 Xi’an, China
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The temporal and spatial variation characteristics of soil moisture in typical slope and gully of Jiulongquangou small watershed were studied in the hilly and gully region of the Loess Plateau of China. The variation of soil moisture in the 0-30 cm layer on the surface of the hilly and gully region of the Loess Plateau is greater than the variation of soil moisture in each layer between 40 and 100 cm. In the study area, the model parameters such as coefficient of variation (Cv), nugget (C0), sill (C0+C), spatial degrees of freedom(C0/(C+C0)) and variable change can be used to quantitative analysis the spatial varying law. On the slope surface, the average soil water content and the coefficient of variation are negatively correlated, and can be approximated by an exponential function, while the two are positively correlated in the gully.
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