Link to USGS home

New & Evolving Concepts in Indirect Discharge Measurements (Agenda)

May 8-11, 2001
Front Royal, Virginia

*All presentations can be pulled via ftp (hqwxftp.er.usgs.gov); cd /var/ftp/pub/OSW/indirects/ .
Tuesday, May 8, 2001 Moderator: John Costa  
8:00 - 8:15 Welcome John Costa
8:15 - 8:45 Measuring high flows: a role for indirects? Rick Fontaine
8:45 - 9:15 Things you can do to avoid having to make an indirect measurement    Bill Bartlett
9:15 - 10:20 Technology in support of field work  
9:15 - 9:30 Use of GPS in post-flood surveying Jaysson Funkhouser
9:30 - 9:45 Use of GPS in post-flood surveying II Bob Tortorelli
9:45 - 10:00 Rotating laser level John Kuzmiak
10:00 - 10:30 High resolution imagery    Figure 1    Plate 1 Raymond Slade
10:30 - 10:45 BREAK  
10:45 - 11:15 Load cells scour sensor slope-area Mike Carpenter
11:15 - 11:30 Some new techniques for measuring streamflow patterns in ephemeral channels
Impact of floods on ground water resources in the Southwest  Part 2
Jim Constantz
11:30 - 12:00 Botanical tools for indirect discharge measurements Tom Yanosky
12:00 - 13:15 LUNCH  
14:00 - 14:45 Forensic hydraulics detection Janice Fulford
14:45 - 15:15 BREAK  
15:15 - 1600 Inferential hydraulics Janice Fulford
16:00 - 16:45 Application of surface velocity measurements to indirect measurements Eugene Hayes
16:45 - 17:00 Discussion and ideas from the floor All
Wednesday, May 9, 2001 Field Trip to Passage Creek--Photos Cliff Hupp
Thursday, May 10, 2001 Moderator: Chuck Parrett  
8:30 - 9:15 Significance of Floods for Water Quality Jerad Bales
9:15 - 9:30 Crest-stage gages to determine high-water marks in an urban stream Ed Doheny and Gary Fisher
9:30 - 10:00 Hydro21 Update on Future Flood Measurements: Look But Do Not Touch John Costa
  A Proposal to Reduce the Cost of Indirect-Discharge Estimates
(Material Handout that was Not Discussed)
John Costa
  REPORT: Multiple Flow Processes Accompanying a Dam-break Flood in a Small Upland Watershed, Centralia, Washington
(Material Handout that was Not Discussed)
John Costa
10:00 - 10:30 BREAK  
10:30 - 11:30 Hydrometeorology of indirect flood measurements Jim Smith (Princeton)
11:30 - 11:45 Discussion and ideas from the floor All
11:45 - 13:00 LUNCH  
13:00 - 13:45 Debris flow indirects Jim O'Connor
13:45 - 14:30 Merits of simple indirect methods Bob Jarrett
14:30 - 15:00 BREAK  
15:00 - 15:30 Flood discharge measurement in Japan   Part 2   Part 3 Kazu Fukami (PWRI)
15:30 - 16:30 Bronco Creek-the pleasure of learning something new (Part 1) (Part2) (Part 3) (Part 4) Win Hjalmarson
16:30 - 17:00 Discussion and ideas from the floor  
Friday, May 11, 2001 Moderator: Raymond Slade  
8:30 - 9:30 Indirects in alluvial fan environments Kirk Vincent
9:30 - 10:00 Realistic error bands on indirects Bill Kirby
10:00 - 10:30 Indirect discharge data and databases Bob Jarrett
10:30 - 10:45 Web-based databases for stream roughness estimates Bridgett Marsh
10:45 - 11:00 BREAK  
11:00 - 11:30 General discussion of future needs and directions Raymond Slade
  Summary notes of decisions John Costa
11:30 Adjourn  

List of Participants

Back


[an error occurred while processing this directive]