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Flood characteristics of urban watersheds in the United States

Author: Vernon B Sauer; United States. Federal Highway Administration.; Geological Survey (U.S.)
Publisher: [Reston, Va.] : U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey ; Washington, D.C. : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1983.
Series: U.S. Geological Survey water-supply paper, 2207.
Edition/Format:   Print book : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A nationwide study of flood magnitude and frequency in urban areas was made for the purpose of reviewing available literature, compiling an urban flood data base, and developing methods of estimating urban floodflow characteristics in ungaged areas.
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Material Type: Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Vernon B Sauer; United States. Federal Highway Administration.; Geological Survey (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 8388851
Description: vi, 63 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.
Series Title: U.S. Geological Survey water-supply paper, 2207.
Other Titles: Urban watersheds in the United States.
Responsibility: by V.B. Sauer [and others] ; prepared in cooperation with U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration.

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A nationwide study of flood magnitude and frequency in urban areas was made for the purpose of reviewing available literature, compiling an urban flood data base, and developing methods of estimating urban floodflow characteristics in ungaged areas.

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