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Proc. IAHS, 384, 107–112, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/piahs-384-107-2021
Proc. IAHS, 384, 107–112, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/piahs-384-107-2021

Pre-conference publication 16 Nov 2021

Pre-conference publication | 16 Nov 2021

Quantification of water related soil erosion in the transboundary basin of the Bia (West Africa)

N'diaye Edwige Hermann Meledje et al.

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In view of the complexity of the phenomenon of water related soil erosion in the Bia catchment area, linked to a large heterogeneity of soils, to a very scattered and in some places non-existent vegetation cover, and to a poorly distributed precipitation in both space and time, a mapping test of the “specific erosion” random variable is undertaken. The mapping of the intensity of the erosion hazard was carried out using the Universal Soil Loss Model (USLE).