Nitrate Ground-Water Modeling for Agricultural and Other Nonpoint Sources

  • W. E. Kelly
  • B. Curtis
  • D. Adelman
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 30)


Some basic approaches to modeling nonpoint-source nitrate contamination in ground water are reviewed including statistical models, reservoir models, analytic models, and numerical transport models. Ongoing studies in Nebraska are used to illustrate several modeling approaches. Although there are a range of models that could be useful in modeling nitrate pollution in Nebraska, the data base limits the choices to relatively simple models in most cases.


Nonpoint Source Production Well Reservoir Model Nitrate Level Nitrate Contamination 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. E. Kelly
    • 1
  • B. Curtis
    • 1
  • D. Adelman
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Civil Engineering W348 Nebraska HallUniversity of Nebraska-LincolnLincolnUSA

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