Site Engineering for Landscape Architects: Estimating Runoff Rates, Volumes, and Required Detention

Start Date
03/02/2017
End Date
03/02/2019
Description
The USDA NRCS, formerly known as the Soil Conservation Service (SCS), has developed a methodology for determining runoff rates and volumes. In this course we will cover rainfall patterns, the procedures of TR55 including computing runoff, hydrologic soil groups, and discharge method and estimating detention storage volume.

Posted by arrangement with John Wiley &amp Sons, Inc. Copyright &#169 2013. All rights reserved.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Site Planning
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
Discuss rainfall patterns
Identify the methods for determining appropriate TR55 procedures
Recognize the Hydrologic Soil Groups
Describe the process of estimating detention storage volume
Instructors
Jake Woland, ASLA
Website Registration
Course Codes
RV-10717
Provider
RedVector.com, LLC


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