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MSEC / MultiScale Environmental Changes

Laos – Lak Sip catchment

North Laos, Luang Prabang province, Lak sip catchment divided in 9 fitted sub-catchments (total 67 ha), on shale and schist soils, slope gradient 30-80%, rain amount around 1400 mm pear year.

Land use changes: switch from crop (Job’s tears, maize, upland rice) + fallow to Teak plantation.

Hydro-meteorological and soil losses surveys from 2000

Cimel Enerco 407 Weather station

Cimel Enerco 407 Weather station (photo: C. Valentin)