Calibration and testing of the SELNEC transport model

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Reprinted from Regional Studies, vol.3, pp.337-350.

Other titlesRegional Studies.
Statementby A.G. Wilson... [et al].
SeriesWorkingpaper / Centre for Environmental Studies -- 52, Working paper (Centre for Environmental Studies) -- 52.
ContributionsWilson, A. G. 1939-, Centre for Environmental Studies.
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