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Hydrology and the Management of Watersheds
Third Edition
by Kenneth N. Brooks

Hydrology and the Management of Watersheds provides:

  • Introduction and basic hydrology chapters cover updates and other changes in the field
  • Erosion and sediment yield chapters include an expanded discussion of stream channel processes, morphology, and classification
  • Chapters contain information on water quality management, riparian management, and wetland hydrology and management
  • Special topics chapters or example, Snow Hydrology, Hydrologic Methods, and a chapter that presents tools for analysis and research in watershed management provide information beyond the basics, complementing other sections of the book
  • Comprehensive chapter condenses and updates material on socioeconomic considerations

Contents

Hydrologic Processes and Land Use

  1. Precipitation and Interception
  2. Evaporation and Soil Water Storage
  3. Infiltration, Runoff, and Streamflow
  4. Groundwater
  5. Vegetation Management, Water Yield, and Streamflow Pattern

Erosion, Sediment, Yield and Channel Processes

  1. Surface Erosion and Control of Erosion on Upland Watersheds
  2. Gully Erosion and Soil Mass Movement
  3. Sediment Yield and Channel Processes
  4. Stream Channel Morphology and Stream Classification

Water Quality

  1. Water Quality Characteristics
  2. Water Quality Management

Riparian and Wetland Management

  1. Riparian Management
  2. Wetland Hydrology and Management

Special Topics

  1. Snow Hydrology
  2. Watershed Considerations for Water Resource Development and Engineering Applications
  3. Hydrologic Methods
  4. Tools and Technologies for Watershed Analysis and Research

Socioeconomic Considerations in Watershed Management

  1. Implementing Watershed Management: Policy, Planning, and Economic Evaluation Issues

Index

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Hydrology and the Management of Watersheds
Third Edition
by Kenneth N. Brooks

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