Environmental Earth Sciences

(The H4-Index of Environmental Earth Sciences is 33. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-05-01 to 2024-05-01.)
Delineating groundwater potential zones of agriculture dominated landscapes using GIS based AHP techniques: a case study from Uttar Dinajpur district, West Bengal72
Characterization of groundwater potential zones in water-scarce hardrock regions using data driven model68
A novel hybrid of meta-optimization approach for flash flood-susceptibility assessment in a monsoon-dominated watershed, Eastern India68
Land degradation risk mapping using topographic, human-induced, and geo-environmental variables and machine learning algorithms, for the Pole-Doab watershed, Iran64
Health risk assessment of toxicants in Meriç River Delta Wetland, Thrace Region, Turkey64
Climate and land use change impacts on water yield ecosystem service in the Yellow River Basin, China63
Mechanical characteristics and deformation control of surrounding rock in weakly cemented siltstone63
Analysis of urban heat island characteristics and mitigation strategies for eight arid and semi-arid gulf region cities62
Ensemble approach to develop landslide susceptibility map in landslide dominated Sikkim Himalayan region, India62
A detailed assessment of meteorological drought characteristics using simplified rainfall index over Narmada River Basin, India61
Laboratory investigation on erosion threshold shear stress of cohesive sediment in Karkheh Dam58
Hydrochemistry appraisal, quality assessment and health risk evaluation of shallow groundwater in the Mianyang area of Sichuan Basin, southwestern China56
Landslide susceptibility mapping using artificial neural network tuned by metaheuristic algorithms54
Analytical and numerical analysis for frost heaving stress distribution within rock joints under freezing and thawing cycles49
Quantitative assessment of regional land use and climate change impact on runoff across Gilgit watershed49
Soil erosion susceptibility assessment using logistic regression, decision tree and random forest: study on the Mayurakshi river basin of Eastern India49
A comparative study of land subsidence susceptibility mapping of Tasuj plane, Iran, using boosted regression tree, random forest and classification and regression tree methods47
Quantifying the impacts of land use/land cover change on the water balance in the afforested River Basin, Pakistan43
Hydrogeochemical evolution of shallow and deeper aquifers in central Bangladesh: arsenic mobilization process and health risk implications from the potable use of groundwater42
Carbon emission assessment and control measures for coal mining in China41
Sustainable water resources development and management in large river basins: an introduction41
Artificial intelligence for suspended sediment load prediction: a review40
Modeling suspended sediment load in a river using extreme learning machine and twin support vector regression with wavelet conjunction40
Suitability analysis for municipal landfill site selection using fuzzy analytic hierarchy process and geospatial technique39
Spatial assessment of soil erosion risk by integrating remote sensing and GIS techniques: a case of Tensift watershed in Morocco38
Scale effect of shear mechanical properties of non-penetrating horizontal rock-like joints38
Influences of water and salt contents on the thermal conductivity of loess37
Mechanical and energy characteristics of coal–rock composite sample with different height ratios: a numerical study based on particle flow code36
Research on vibration effect of tunnel blasting based on an improved Hilbert–Huang transform36
Hybrid wavelet packet machine learning approaches for drought modeling35
Spatial analysis of groundwater quality and human health risk assessment in parts of Raebareli district, India35
Utilisation of lead–zinc mill tailings and slag as paste backfill materials35
The adoption of a support vector machine optimized by GWO to the prediction of soil liquefaction34
Experimental investigation on mechanical behaviors of Nanan granite after thermal treatment under conventional triaxial compression33
Experimental study on the effect of water gushing on loess metro tunnel33
Assessing landslide susceptibility using a machine learning-based approach to achieving land degradation neutrality33