Methods in use by the U.S. Geological Survey to estimate flood-frequency characteristics for urban watersheds are compared with estimates based on the Soil Conservation Service TR-55 model. Data from four small urban watersheds in Georgia are used in the flood-peak and hydrograph comparisons.
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Estimating urban flood-frequency characteristics
Publ by ASCE
New York, NY, United States
Proceedings of the 1989 National Conference on Hydraulic Engineering