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Surface Water Records Computation

Course code: USGS-OED-SW1286
Course title: Surface Water Records Computation
Description: This hands-on workshop will assist field and office personnel in the computation and analysis of surface-water records. The workshop will emphasize physical interpretation of measured data, as an aid in analyzing the surface-water record. Computer processing will be used, but the workshop is not designed as an ADAPS training course. Topics include levels and datum corrections, rating-curve analysis (emphasizing physical interpretation), shift corrections, estimation of missing data, preparation of the station analysis, and the record review process.
Objectives:
The workshop will emphasize physical interpretation of measured data, as an aid in analyzing the surface-water record.
Target Audience:
Open to Hydrologic Technicians and Hydrologists who currently compute surface-water records or are expecting to do so soon.
Delivery method: ILT
Instructional hours: 32
Credits/CEUs: 0
Vendor: USGS-OED

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