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Volume 2015, Article ID 519207, 10 pages
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Research Article

Spatiotemporal Characteristics of Evapotranspiration Paradox and Impact Factors in China in the Period of 1960–2013

1School of Resources and Environment, North China University of Water Resources and Electric Power, Zhengzhou 450045, China
2College of Urban Environmental Science, Northwest University, Xi’an 710127, China

Received 16 December 2014; Accepted 30 January 2015

Academic Editor: Fred Kucharski

Copyright © 2015 Huiping Huang et al. 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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