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Applied Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 794061, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/794061
Research Article

Standard Precipitation Index Drought Forecasting Using Neural Networks, Wavelet Neural Networks, and Support Vector Regression

Department of Bioresource Engineering, Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University, QC, Canada H9X 3V9

Received 24 February 2012; Accepted 18 July 2012

Academic Editor: Quek Hiok Chai

Copyright © 2012 A. Belayneh and J. Adamowski. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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