Accession Number:

ADA180583

Title:

Accuracy of Computed Water Surface Profiles. Supplement. Commercial Survey Guidelines for Water Surface Profiles,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

HYDROLOGIC ENGINEERING CENTER DAVIS CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

101.0

Abstract:

The Commercial Survey Guidelines for Water Surface Profiles report is a supplement to a report entitled Accuracy of Computed Water Surface Profiles. The document describes survey procedures for obtaining floodplain cross-sectional data used for computing water surface profiles. The procedures include field survey, aerial spot elevation surveys, topographic maps, and hydrographic surveys. The accuracy and costs of the various methods are also presented.Keywords Water, Surface, Profiles, Cross Sections, Survey, Accuracy, Field Surveys, Aerial, Elevation Surveys, Topographic Maps, Hydrographic Surveys, Cost Estimates.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE