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Hydrologic sciences

taking stock and looking ahead : proceedings of the 1997 Abel Wolman Distinguished Lecture and Symposium on the Hydrologic Sciences

by Abel Wolman Distinguished Lecture and Symposium on the Hydrologic Sciences (1997 Washington, D.C.)

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Published by National Academy Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hydrology -- Congresses.,
  • Hydrology -- Measurement -- Congresses.,
  • Aquatic ecology -- Congresses.,
  • Streamflow -- Forecasting -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWater Science and Technology Board, Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources, National Research Council.
    ContributionsDunne, Thomas, 1943-, National Research Council (U.S.). Water Science and Technology Board.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB652 .A24 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 138 p. :
    Number of Pages138
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL396709M
    ISBN 100309060761
    LC Control Number98084689
    OCLC/WorldCa40357775

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    The Encyclopedia of hydrological sciences provides detailed, expert coverage of the subject. Organized into 17 themed parts, it offers up-to-date, scientifically rigorous information on all key aspects of the subject, from sub-catchment to the global scale. This book complements the first volume coming from the GEWEX project, dealing with the region's atmospheric dynamics. Together these books provide a unique synthesis of atmospheric and hydrological findings and an integrative approach across disciplines in .

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