The authors investigated long term water quality dynamics (22 years) in space and time and identified potential changes in nutrient limitation based on nutrient ratios of inorganic nitrogen and phosphorus within the Tonle Sap ecosystem. Water quality was assessed at five sites highlighting the dynamics in wet and dry seasons. Predictors of water quality included watershed land use, climate, population, and water level.
Soum, S., P.B. Ngor, T.E. Dilts, S. Lohani, S. Kelson, S.E. Null, F. Tromboni, Z.S. Hogan, B. Chan, and S. Chandra
29 July 2021
Mekong River Basin; Tonle Sap Lake; Tonle Sap River; hydroclimate; tropical lake; Cambodia