University of Guelph

1996-97 Undergraduate Calendar


Course Description

05-425 Watershed Systems Design F(3-2)

Hydrological analysis of watershed systems including stream flow for design of structures and channels, flood warning, flood plain mapping, low-flow characteristics. Hydraulic analysis applied to design of dams, reservoirs, control structures, energy dissipation structures, bridges and culverts. Analysis of steady flow profiles, flood waves, and sediment transport, for design of natural and constructed channels, and protective works for rivers to achieve environmentally sustainable land use in watershed systems.

Prerequisites: 05-223, 05-365.

1996-97 Undergraduate Calendar
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