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Modeling Groundwater Flow with MODFLOW

Course code: USGS-OED-GW2096
Course title: Modeling Groundwater Flow with MODFLOW
Description: This 5-day course presents an introduction to groundwater flow simulation using MODFLOW-2005, the latest version of the USGS modular three-dimensional finite-difference ground-water flow model. In addition to discussing the features & mechanics of using MODFLOW-2005, this course provides a review of the basic concepts of ground-water flow & emphasizes the process of simulation analysis. A series of problem sets are presented that are designed to illustrate concepts such as the development of conceptual models & strategies for model calibration. Students work in groups of two. Laptops will be provided during the class.
To receive the basic concepts of ground-water flow.
Target Audience:
This course is open to all USGS employees who meet these requirements: completed Course GW2192, Ground-Water Flow Systems Analysis & Modeling or equivalent university courses is recommended but not required. Also, having a familiarity with the Microsoft Windows computer operating system will be helpful, but is also not required.
Delivery method: ILT
Instructional hours: 40
Credits/CEUs: 0
Vendor: USGS Water
Contact:David Pollock 703-648-5007
Requires Approval:Yes
Responsible Bureau:U.S. Geological Survey

Class Name Class Start Class End Location Contact # Seats Left Cost Registration
USGS-2016-0516-Resotn, VA (8am EST) 2016-05-16 2016-05-20 Reston, VA
National Center, RM BA102C
Dave Pollock
(703-648-5007 nor
11 $100.00 Register

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