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Volume 18, issue 1
Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 287–304, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-287-2014
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Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 287–304, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-287-2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 22 Jan 2014

Research article | 22 Jan 2014

Linking the river to the estuary: influence of river discharge on tidal damping

H. Cai et al.
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