GIS Modules and Distributed Models of the Watershed

Rafael G. Quimpo, (editor),

American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA
978-0-7844-0443-0 (ISBN-13) | 0-7844-0443-7 (ISBN-10), 1999, Soft Cover, Pg. viii, 120
22 cm.

Document Type: Book

Abstract: This report identifies state-of-the-art GIS hydrology analysis software and techniques, as well as GIS types and map projections. It covers data commonly required for hydrologic analysis, limitations of available data, and the integration of watershed hydrological analysis software and GIS techniques. The appendix highlights nine examples of watershed modeling systems, including the Watershed Modeling System (WMS), the Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT), and the Hydrologic Model CASC2D.

Subject Headings: Geographic information systems | Watersheds | Hydrologic models | Hydrologic data | Computer software | Decision support systems | Information systems |


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