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Transboundary Freshwater Dispute Database

Query Results for Amur Basin maplink.jpg
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The tables below contain data for the entire basin of interest. On the map, each basin is divided into "basin-country" polygons, with each polygon being represented by a single row in the tables below. A highlighted row indicates the specific basin-country polygon that you clicked on the map.
map_minus.png    Climate

This table contains data for all of the Climate Zone Subtypes found within:
   Basin: Amur
   Country: Mongolia

Climate Zone Type Code Climate Zone Type Climate Zone Subtype Code Climate Zone Subtype Area of Subtype in Country (sq km) Percent of Country in Subtype
B Dry BSk Dry climate, semi arid steppe, cool temps, middle latitude deserts 10,000 5.35
D Cold Dwb Cold, snowy climate, dry season in winter, warm summers, warmest temps < 22 C 161,000 86.1
D Cold Dwc Cold, snowy climate, dry season in winter, short, cool summer, warmest temps > 10 C 16,000 8.56

Citations:

FAO-SDRN Agrometeorology Group (1997). FAO's Environment and Natural Resources Service (SDRN) global climate maps series, United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization SDRN Agrometeorology Group.http://www.fao.org/sd/eidirect/CLIMATE/EIsp0001.htm

map_minus.png    Dams
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Number of Dams Dam Density (dams/sq km)
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 2 0.000002
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 0 0
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 0 0
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 2 0.000002
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 4 0.000002

Citations:

World Water Development Report II. Data Download page at http://wwdrii.sr.unh.edu/download.html

ICOLD. 1984, 1988. World Register of Dams. 1984 full edition and 1988 updating. International Commission on Large Dams, Paris.

International Water Power and Dam Construction. 1994. Handbook. Reed Business Publishing. Sutton, Surrey, U.K. 224 p.

International Water Power and Dam Construction. 1989. The World's Major Dams and Hydro Plants. Global map. Reed Business Publishing, Sutton, Surrey.

Vörösmarty, C. J., K. P. Sharma, B. M. Fekete, A. H. Copeland, J. Holden, J. Marble and J. A. Lough. The Storage and aging of continental runoff in large reservoir systems of the world, AMBIO, 26 (4): 210-219.

Vörösmarty, C.J., M. Meybeck, B. Fekete, K. Sharma, P. Green, and J. Syvitski. 2003. Anthropogenic sediment retention: Major global-scale impact from the population of registered impoundments. Global and Planetary Change 39: 169-190.

map_minus.png    Discharge
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Discharge (cubic km/yr)
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 39,000
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 500
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 0
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 141,000
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 180,500

Citations:

Discharge calculated by TFDD staff using data from:

Fekete, B., C.J. Vorosmarty, and W. Grabs (2000). UNH/GRDC Composite Runoff Fields V 1.0. Available athttp://www.grdc.sr.unh.edu

map_minus.png    Irrigation
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Irrigated Area (sq km) Percent Irrigated
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 80,300 9.00
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 0 0.00
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 0 0.00
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 10,100 1.00
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 90,400 4.32

Citations:

Döll, P., Siebert, S.(1999): A digital global map of irrigated areas. Kassel World Water Series 1, Center for Environmental Systems Research, University of Kassel, Germany, 23 pp + Appendix. Available at http://wwdrii.sr.unh.edu/download.html

map_minus.png    Landcover

This table contains data for all of the Landcover Types found within:
   Basin: Amur
   Country: Mongolia

Landcover Type Area of Landcover Type in Country (sq km) Percent of Country in Landcover Type
Urban and Built-Up Land 15 0.01
Dryland, Cropland, and Pasture 2,695 1.4
Cropland/Grassland Mosaic 11,885 6.19
Cropland/Woodland Mosaic 540 0.28
Grassland 161,680 84.22
Shrubland 825 0.43
Savanna 8,205 4.27
Deciduous Broadleaf Forest 440 0.23
Deciduous Needleleaf Forest 1,150 0.6
Cropland/Woodland Mosaic 540 0.28
Mixed Forest 1,870 0.97
Mixed Forest 1,870 0.97
Herbaceous Wetland 35 0.02
Wooded Wetland 150 0.08
Wooded Tundra 65 0.03

Citations:

USGS-EROS Global 1km Grid GLOBAL LAND COVER CHARACTERISTICS DATA BASE (AVHRR 1km data from April 1992-March 1993). Available at http://edc2.usgs.gov/1KM

map_minus.png    Population
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Population Population Density (persons/sq km)
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 64,159,000 71.92
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 184,800 0.97
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 1,000 8.40
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 3,914,000 3.88
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 68,258,800 32.62

Citations:

Oak Ridge National Labrotory (2008). LANDSCAN 2007 Global Population Dataset. Available at http://www.ornl.gov/sci/landscan

map_minus.png    Projects
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Number of Projects
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 0
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 0
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 0
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 0
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 0

Citations:

Values calculated by TFDD staff.

map_minus.png    RBOs
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Number of RBOs
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 1
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 1
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 0
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 1
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 3

Citations:

Values calculated by TFDD staff.

map_minus.png    Runoff
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Runoff (mm/yr)
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 44,183
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 2,367
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 293
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 140,067
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 186,910

Citations:

Fekete, B.,C.J. Vorosmarty , and W. Grabs (2000). UNH/GRDC Composite Runoff Fields V 1.0. Available athttp://www.grdc.sr.unh.edu

map_minus.png    Tenders
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Number of Tenders
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 1
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 0
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 0
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 0
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 1

Citations:

Values calculated by TFDD staff.

map_minus.png    Treaties
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Number of Treaties
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 2
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 2
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 0
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 2
Basin-wide: 2,092,604 5

Citations:

Values calculated by TFDD staff.

map_minus.png    Water Stress
Basin Name Country Code Area (sq km) Water Stress (cubic m/person/yr)
Amur China AMUR_CHN 892,052 600
Amur Mongolia AMUR_MNG 191,376 2,000
Amur Korea, Democratic People's Republic of (North) AMUR_PRK 119 30
Amur Russia AMUR_RUS 1,009,057 36,000

Citations:

Runoff-Fekete, B.,C.J. Vorosmarty , and W. Grabs (2000). UNH/GRDC Composite Runoff Fields V 1.0. Available athttp://www.grdc.sr.unh.edu

Oak Ridge National Labrotory (2008). LANDSCAN 2007 Global Population Dataset. Available at http://www.ornl.gov/sci/landscan

Discharge calculated by TFDD staff.

Basin delineation: Wolf, A.T., Natharius, J.A., et al. (1999)
Data taken from global datasets and are for comparative purposes only.
Data are not accurate for individual basins less than 25,000 sq. km.

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