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Manual on stream gauging.

by World Meteorological Organization.
Series: WMO (Series): no. 1044.Publisher: Geneva : World Meteorological Organization, 2010Description: 2 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.).ISBN: 9789263110442; 9263110441.Subject(s): Stream-gaging stations -- Handbooks, manuals, etc | Stream measurements -- FieldworkOnline resources: Connect to volume 1, Fieldwork online | Connect to volume 2, Computation of Discharge online Full text available online.
Contents:
v. 1. Fieldwork -- v. 2. Computation of discharge.
Summary: The Manual on Stream Gauging (WMO No. 519) was first released in 1980. Since then, however, there have been significant advances both in the approach and the methodologies employed. Consequently, at its twelfth session (Geneva, October 2004), the WMO Commission for Hydrology (CHy) decided to meet the identified needs of the National Hydrological Services by revising the Manual to include the newer technologies that have been introduced over the period and are currently employed in this crucial field. In this context, Volume I of the manual encompasses the topics of gauge height measurement, stream velocity and stream discharge, whilst Volume II focuses on the discharge rating relationship.--Publisher's description.
Item type Location Call number Copy Status Date due
BOOK BOOK Mesa Lab GB1202.3 W62 2010 (Browse shelf) 1 Available
BOOK BOOK Foothills Lab GB1202.3 W62 2010 v.1 (Browse shelf) 2 Available
BOOK BOOK Foothills Lab GB1202.3 W62 2010 v.2 (Browse shelf) 2 Available

CD-ROM of volumes I & II included in pocket of volume I.

v. 1. Fieldwork -- v. 2. Computation of discharge.

The Manual on Stream Gauging (WMO No. 519) was first released in 1980. Since then, however, there have been significant advances both in the approach and the methodologies employed. Consequently, at its twelfth session (Geneva, October 2004), the WMO Commission for Hydrology (CHy) decided to meet the identified needs of the National Hydrological Services by revising the Manual to include the newer technologies that have been introduced over the period and are currently employed in this crucial field. In this context, Volume I of the manual encompasses the topics of gauge height measurement, stream velocity and stream discharge, whilst Volume II focuses on the discharge rating relationship.--Publisher's description.

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