Handbook of Hydrology

3.56 avg rating
( 9 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780070397323: Handbook of Hydrology

Introducing Hydrology's New Benchmark Reference Here's the first book in nearly 30 years to provide comprehensive coverage of the current state of hydrologic knowledge and practice--saving you hours of time tracking down the latest techniques in professional journals. Maidment's Handbook of Hydrology includes the contributions of more than 50 international authorities, who provide you with practical methods of solving problems in every aspect of the field, including the increasing application of geostatistics and computer models. You'll discover more effective ways to. . .mitigate the impact of floods through better urban drainage; assess the water supplies of cities and farming areas; prevent the pollution of natural waters; halt the damaging effects of erosion; protect wilddlife and preserve wetlands; contain and remove contaminants in waterways; and much more.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Written by more than 50 experts from around the world, this compendium of hydrologic theory and practice is a welcome and long overdue essential reference for all practicing hydrologists and related professionals. Packed with valuable information and expert guidance, the Handbook offers solutions to your most perplexing on-the-job problems. For example, you'll learn how to:

* Estimate the magnitudes of floods and mitigate their effects
* Develop solutions for cleaning up and preventing pollution of surface water and groundwater
* Assess water usage for a city or an irrigation project
* Choose reliable methods for urban drainage design
* Calculate the rate of rainfall, evaporation, infiltration, groundwater flow, snow-melt, and streamflow
* Determine the rate of movement of contaminants in surface water and groundwater
* Assess the hydrologic effects of land-use changes such as deforestation
* Statistically analyze hydrologic data, including extreme events, time series, and spatial data
* Select the best computer package for hydrologic simulation
* Use remote sensing, automated data collection, forecasting, and advanced computer methods in hydrology

Now when you need to understand an unfamiliar term or a new subject area, obtain a formula, find a computer program for solving a problem, obtain values from a map or a table of data, or convert hydrologic units, this is the only source you'll need. A must-have reference for anyone involved in hydrology, environmental pollution, urban drainage, water resources planning and management, and related fields, the Handbook of Hydrology will prove to be indispensable to your work.

About the Author:

McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 189.00
US$ 130.19

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Maidment, David
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110070397325

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 130.19
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

David R. Maidment
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 1993. Hardback. Book Condition: New. New.. 231 x 160 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Written by more than 50 experts from around the world, this compendium of hydrologic theory and practice is a welcome and long overdue essential reference for all practicing hydrologists and related professionals. Packed with valuable information and expert guidance, the handbook offers solutions to your most perplexing on-the-job problems.For example, you ll learn how to: estimate the magnitudes of floods and mitigate their effects; develop solutions for cleaning up and preventing pollution of surface water and groundwater; assess water usage for a city or an irrigation project; choose reliable methods for urban drainage design; calculate the rate of rainfall, evaporation, infiltration, groundwater flow, snow-melt, and streamflow; determine the rate of movement of contaminants in surface water and groundwater; assess the hydrologic effects of land-use changes such as deforestation; statistically analyze hydrologic data, including extreme events, time series, and spatial data; select the best computer package for hydrologic simulation; and, use remote sensing, automated data collection, forecasting, and advanced computer methods in hydrology.Now when you need to understand an unfamiliar term or a new subject area, obtain a formula, find a computer program for solving a problem, obtain values from a map or a table of data, or convert hydrologic units, this is the only source you ll need.A must-have reference for anyone involved in hydrology, environmental pollution, urban drainage, water resources planning and management, and related fields, the Handbook of Hydrology will prove to be indispensable to your work. Bookseller Inventory # AA39780070397323

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 154.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

David R. Maidment
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 1993. Hardback. Book Condition: New. New.. 231 x 160 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Written by more than 50 experts from around the world, this compendium of hydrologic theory and practice is a welcome and long overdue essential reference for all practicing hydrologists and related professionals. Packed with valuable information and expert guidance, the handbook offers solutions to your most perplexing on-the-job problems.For example, you ll learn how to: estimate the magnitudes of floods and mitigate their effects; develop solutions for cleaning up and preventing pollution of surface water and groundwater; assess water usage for a city or an irrigation project; choose reliable methods for urban drainage design; calculate the rate of rainfall, evaporation, infiltration, groundwater flow, snow-melt, and streamflow; determine the rate of movement of contaminants in surface water and groundwater; assess the hydrologic effects of land-use changes such as deforestation; statistically analyze hydrologic data, including extreme events, time series, and spatial data; select the best computer package for hydrologic simulation; and, use remote sensing, automated data collection, forecasting, and advanced computer methods in hydrology.Now when you need to understand an unfamiliar term or a new subject area, obtain a formula, find a computer program for solving a problem, obtain values from a map or a table of data, or convert hydrologic units, this is the only source you ll need. A must-have reference for anyone involved in hydrology, environmental pollution, urban drainage, water resources planning and management, and related fields, the Handbook of Hydrology will prove to be indispensable to your work. Bookseller Inventory # AA39780070397323

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 159.55
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Maidment, David
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 1993. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # CM-9780070397323

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 154.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.65
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Maidment, David
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller
PBShop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 1993. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780070397323

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 174.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

David Maidment
Published by McGraw-Hill Professional (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0070397325

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 196.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Maidment, David
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # INGM9780070397323

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 204.17
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

David Maidment
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070397325

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 215.12
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

David R. Maidment
Published by McGraw-Hill (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 1424 pages. 9.50x6.25x2.25 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0070397325

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 210.37
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.77
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Maidment, David
Published by McGraw-Hill Education (1993)
ISBN 10: 0070397325 ISBN 13: 9780070397323
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 4
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education, 1993. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 0070397325

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 216.60
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book