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The analysis and interpretation of hydrographs from experimental catchments

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dc.contributor.author Wicht, C.L. (Christiaan Lodewyk), 1908-1978
dc.date.accessioned 2013-07-08T12:00:26Z
dc.date.available 2013-07-08T12:00:26Z
dc.date.issued 1958-01-01
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10624/432
dc.description Presented at the Meeting of Specialists on Physical Hydrology, Bukova, Belgium Congo, 7-12 July 1958 en
dc.description.abstract The careful analysis and interpretation of hydrographs constructed from charts yielded by automatic recorders erected on experimental catchments will, as has been shown in this account, provide very comprehensive and valuable hydrological data. When the automatic records of discharge are supplemented by adequate observations of extraneous factors, especially climatic factors, their value is still further enhanced The design of experiments using small independent natural catchments and the appropriate statistical treatment of data, obtained by hydrograph analysis, in order to deduce results, have been described by Wicht and Schumann (1957). Similar experimental design and analysis of data can be applied to other experiments where discharge is recorded. It is submitted that such experiments constitute the most fruitful research that can be undertaken on the hydrology of surface water. en
dc.format.extent 11 p. en
dc.language.iso en en
dc.relation.requires Acrobat Reader 9 en
dc.subject Hydrography en
dc.subject.lcsh Forests and forestry -- Research -- South Africa en
dc.subject.lcsh Hydrology -- Research -- South Africa en
dc.subject.lcsh Jonkershoek Forestry Research Centre en
dc.subject.lcsh Jonkershoek Mountains (South Africa) en
dc.title The analysis and interpretation of hydrographs from experimental catchments en
dc.type Technical Report en
dc.rights.holder CSIR (original). National Research Foundation (digital) en


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