Effects of Afforestation and Natural Revegetation on Soil Moisture Dynamics in Paired Watersheds in the Loess Plateau of China

Z Jin1, Li Guo2, Henry Lin2, Yunqiang Wang3 and Guangcheng Chu3, (1)State Key Laboratory of Loess and Quaternary Geology, Institute of Earth Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xi'an, China, (2)Pennsylvania State University Main Campus, University Park, PA, United States, (3)Institute of Earth Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xi'an city, China