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Bulletin 17B References


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  2. Gann, E.E., "Generalized Flood-Frequency Estimate for Urban Areas in Missouri," USGS Open-File Report, 18 pp., 1971.
  3. Thomas, C.A., W.A. Harenberg, and J.M. Anderson, "Magnitude and Frequency of Floods in Small Drainage Basins in Idaho," USGS Water Resources Inv. 7-73, NTIS, Springfield, VA., 1973.
  4. Todorovic, R. and E. Zelenhasic, "A Stochastic Model for Flood Analysis," Water Resources Research Vol. 6, No. 6, pp. 1641-1648, December 1970. Copyright 1970 American Geophysical Union. Reproduced/modified by permission of American Geophysical Union.
  5. Carrigan, P.H., Jr., and C.S. Huzzen, "Serial Correlation of Annual Floods," International Hydrology Symposium, Fort Collins, September 1967.
  6. Matalas, N.C., "Autocorrelatlon of Rainfall and Streamflow Minimums," U.S. Geological Survey Prof. Paper 434B, 1963.
  7. Pacific Southwest Interagency Commission Report of the Hydrology Subcommittee, "Limitations in Hydrologic Data as Applied to Studies in Water Control Management," February 1966.
  8. Beard, L.R., Flood Flow Frequency Techniques, Center for Research in Water Resources, The University of Texas at Austin, 1974.
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  11. U.S. Army Engineer District, Sacramento, California, Civil Works Investigations Project CW-l51, Flood Volume Studies-West Coast. Research Note No. 1, "Frequency of New England Floods," July 1958.
  12. Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army, "Storm Rainfall in the United States," Washington, 1945.
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  14. Benson, M.A., "Factors Influencing the Occurrence of Floods in a Humid Region of Diverse Terrain," USGS Water Supply Paper 1580-B, 1962.
  15. Benson, M.A., "Factors Affecting the Occurrence of Floods in the Southwest," USGS Water Supply Paper l580-D, 1964.
  16. Bock, P., I. Enger, G.P. Maihotra, and D.A. Chisholm, "Estimating Peak Runoff Rates from Ungaged Small Rural Watersheds," National Cooperative Highway Research Program Report 136, Highway Research Board, 1972.
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  23. Harter, H.L., "Some Optimization Problems in Parameter Estimation," edited by Jagdish S. Rustagi, Optimizing Methods in Statistics, Academic Press, New York, 1971, pp. 32-62.
  24. Chow, V.T, Handbook of Applied Hydrology, McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, 1964, pp. 8-28 and 8-29.
  25. Hardison, C., "Accuracy of Streamflow Characteristics," USGS Professional Paper 650-D, pp. D210-D214, 1969.
  26. Wilson, E.B. and M.M. Hilferty, "The Distribution of Chi-Square," Proc., National Academy of Science, Vol. 17, No. 12, December 1931, pp. 684-688.
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  28. Jennings, M.E., and M.A. Benson, "Frequency Curves for Annual Flood Series with Some Zero Events or Incomplete Data," Water Resources Research, Vol. 5, No. 1, November 1968, pp. 276-280. Copyright 1968 American Geophysical Union. Reproduced/modified by permission of American Geophysical Union.
  29. Matalas, N., and B. Jacobs, "A Correlation Procedure for Augmenting Hydrologic Data," USGS Professional Paper 434-E, 1964.
  30. Gilroy, E.J. personal communication to C. Hardison, 1974.
  31. Beard, L.R., Statistical Methods in Hydrology, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Civil Works Investigation Project CW-151, 1962.
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  33. Hardison, C.H., personal communication, 1974.
  34. U.S. Corps of Engineers, "Regional Frequency Computation," Generalized Computer Program, The Hydrologic Engineering Center, July 1972.
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  38. Grubbs, Frank E. and Glenn Beck, "Extension of Sample Sizes and Percentage Points for Significance Tests of Outlying Observations," Technometrics, Vol. 14, No. 4, November 1972, pp. 847-854.
  39. Tasker, Gary D., "Flood Frequency Analysis with a Generalized Skew Coefficient," Water Resources Research, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 373-376, April 1978. Copyright 1978 American Geophysical Union. Reproduced/modified by permission of American Geophysical Union.
  40. Wallis, J.R., N.C. Matalas, and J.R. Slack, "Just a Moment," Water Resources Research, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 211-219, April 1974. Copyright 1974 American Geophysical Union. Reproduced/modified by permission of American Geophysical Union.
  41. Resnikoff, G.J., and G.J. Lieberman, Tables of the Non-Central t-Distribution, Stanford University Press, Stanford, California, 1957.
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