Dr. Dominik Wisser

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Grogan, D., Wisser, D., Prusevich A., Lammers, R., and Frolking, S,.  2017.  The use and re-use of unsustainable groundwater for irrigation: A global budget.  Environmental Research Letters, 748-9326 . (Open Access)  Further Information


Ibrahim B., D. Wisser, B. Barry, T. Fowe and A. Aduna.  2016.  Hydrological predictions for small ungauged watersheds in the Sudanian zone of the Volta basin in West Africa.  Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies, 4 : 386-397 .
Oyerinde G., D. Wisser, F. Hountondji, A.J. Odofin, A.E. Lawin, A. Afouda and B. Bernd Diekkrüger.  2016.  Quantifying Uncertainties in Modeling Climate Change Impacts on Hydropower Production.  Climate, 34 : DOI: 10.3390/cli4030034 . Further Information
Sylla M.B., N. Elguindi, F. Giorgi and D. Wisser.  2016.  Projected robust shift of climate zones over West Africa in response to anthropogenic climate change for the late 21st century.  Climatic Change, 134 (1-2) : 241-253 .


Grogan D.S., F. Zhang, A. Prusevich, D. Wisser, S. Glidden.  2015.  Quantifying the link between crop production and mined groundwater irrigation in China.  Science of The Total Environment, 511 : 161-175 .


Oyerinde, G.T., F.C.C. Hountondji, D. Wisser, B. Diekkrüger, A.E. Lawin, A.J. Odofin and A. Afouda.  2014.  Hydro-climatic changes in the Niger basin and consistency of local perceptions.  Regional Environmental Change, 15 (8) : 1-11 .

Salmon, J.M., M.A. Friedl, S. Frolking, D. Wisser, E.M. Douglas.  Global rain-fed, irrigated, and paddy croplands: A new high resolution map derived from remote sensing, crop inventories and climate data.  International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation , 38 : 321-334 .

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Research themes
  • Governance
Research countries
  • Burkina Faso
  • Ghana
  • Benin
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Research affiliation

Affiliate Research Associate Professor, Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space, University of New Hampshire, NH, USA

Dominik Wisser

Former Senior Researcher

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Former Department:
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management