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Hydrologic Drought and Low-Flow Frequency
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and defining drought by the National Drought Mitigation Center
- OSW Memos
70.07 Adjustments for zero-flow items
76.03 Updating Streamflow/Basin Characteristics File
- SW 79.06
Low-Flow Frequency Estimates
- SW 85.17
Policy on Providing Low-Flow Information
- SW 86.02
Low-Flow Frequency Estimation at Partial-Record Sites
- SW 89.11 Recommendations for Regional Low-Flow Studies
Transmittal of Open-File Report 91-244, "Proceedings of the
United States-People's Republic of China Bilateral Symposium on
Droughts and Arid-Regional Hydrology
Ground Water/Surface Water Relationships
Statistical Approach to Surface-Water Hydrological Analysis
Hydrologic Regression and Network Analysis Using Generalized
- swstat -
Input and Output for a Watershed Data Management (WDM) file
- Riggs, H.C., 1972, "Low Flow Investigations, Hydrologic
Analysis and Interpretation": USGS Techniques of Water-Resources
Investigations, Chapter B1, Book 4, 17 p.
- Hardison, C.H., and Moss, M.E., 1972, "Accuracy of low-flow
characteristics estimated by correlation of base-flow
measurements": USGS WSP 1542-B, 21 p.
- Lins, H.F., and Slack,
J.R., 1999, "Streamflow trends in the United States": Geophysical
Research Letter, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 227-230.
- Ludwig, A.H., and Tasker, G.D., 1993, "Regionalization of
low-flow characteristics of Arkansas streams": USGS WRIR 93-4013,
- Schneider, W.J., 1965, "Areal variability of low flows in a
basin of diverse geologic units": Water Resources Research, vol
1, no. 4, pp.509-515.
- Trainer, F.W., 1969, "Drainage density as an indicator of
base flow in part of the Potomac River Basin": USGS Prof. Paper
650-C, pp. C177-C183.
- Durrans, S.R. and Tomic', Sasa, 1996, "REgionalization of
low-flow frequency estimates: an Alabama case study': Water
Resources Bulletin, vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 23-37.
- Weaver, J.C., 1996, "Low-flow characteristics and profiles for selected streams in the Roanoke River Basin, North Carolina": USGS WRIR 96-4154 56 p.
- Singh, K.P., and Stall, J.B., 1974, "Hydrology of 7-Day 10-Yr
Low Flows": Journal of the Hydraulics Division, vol. 100,
no. HY12, pp. 1753-1771.
- Stedinger, J.R., and Thomas, W.O., Jr., 1985, Low-flow frequency estimation using base-flow measurements; USGS Open-File Report 85-95, 22p.
- ASCE Task Committee on low-flow evaluation, methods, and needs of the Committee on Surface-Water Hydrology of the Hydraulics Division, 1980, "Characteristics of low flows": ASCE Journal of Hydraulics, vol. 106, no. HY5, 7 p.
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