100 Frequency Curves of North American Rivers

by E. Kuiper, (M.ASCE), Chf. Engr.; Manitoba Water Resources Investigation, Manitoba, Canada.,


Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1957, Vol. 83, Issue 5, Pg. 1-31


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract:

Frequency curves of maximum annual flood flows on important rivers in North America are given; frequency curves are drawn as straight lines; it was found that inclination of lines is function of drainage area, climate and soil conditions.



Subject Headings: Flood frequency | Curvature | River flow | Streamflow | Drainage | Climates | Soil properties | Rivers and streams | North America

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