Forest Snowmelt and Spring Floods
Abstract:These hydrology studies attempt to compute flood hydrographs from relationships developed for some of the physical factors influencing snow storage and melting. It may be possible to estimate the effects of forests on spring floods if practical methods can be devised and tested for expressing what we have observed about forests and snow.
Document Type: Journal Article
Affiliations: Hydrologist, U. S. Forest Service, Intermountain Region, Ogden, Utah
Publication date: 1956-04-01
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