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MWSWAT screen MWSWAT is a plugin for MapWindow, an Open Source GIS system available from http://www.mapwindow.org which runs under the Windows operating system. The MWSWAT plugin, which is also open source, is downloaded as a Windows installer.

Example Watersheds

Two example watersheds have been created, San Juan in Mexico and Linthipe in Malawi. Initial geo-processing for these watersheds is described in the geo-processing document, and the use of MWSWAT to set up and run SWAT on them is described in the MWSWAT tutorial document, both on the documents page. The other resources, maps and weather generator files, that you need for them are in two zip archives:

Source Code

The source code is available from the MapWindow subversion repository at http://svn.mapwindow.org/svnroot/MapWindow4Plugins/MWSWAT. This is best accessed by a tool like Tortoise.