Title: Chapter 3. Hydrology
Author: Ziemer, Robert R.; Lisle, Thomas E.
Source: In: Naiman, Robert J., and Robert E. Bilby, eds. River Ecology and Management: Lessons from the Pacific Coastal Ecoregion. Springer-Verlag, N.Y. p. 43-68.
Publication Series: Miscellaneous Publication
Description: Streamflow is an essential variable in understanding the functioning of watersheds and associated ecosystems because it supplies the primary medium and source of energy for the movement of water, sediment, organic material, nutrients, and thermal energy. Changes in streamflow are almost invariably linked to changes in other watershed processes such as erosion, sedimentation, woody debris dynamics, and heat transfer-processes that are also important to aquatic communities and discussed in other chapters
Keywords: PSW4351, streamflow, hydrology, watershed, precipitation, road buildin
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
- You may send email to email@example.com to request a hard copy of this publication. (Please specify exactly
which publication you are requesting and your mailing address.)
XML: View XML
Ziemer, Robert R.; Lisle, Thomas E. 1998. Chapter 3. Hydrology. In: Naiman, Robert J., and Robert E. Bilby, eds. River Ecology and Management: Lessons from the Pacific Coastal Ecoregion. Springer-Verlag, N.Y. p. 43-68.
Get the latest version of the Adobe Acrobat reader or Acrobat Reader for Windows with Search and Accessibility