Snow hydrology summary report

TitleSnow hydrology summary report
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Conference1956
AuthorsJohnson, O.
Conference Name24th Annual Western Snow Conference
Series TitleProceedings of the 24th Annual Western Snow Conference
Date PublishedApril 1956
PublisherWestern Snow Conference
Conference LocationPenticton, British Columbia
KeywordsHydrology, Research programs

The Corps of Army Engineers, North Pacific Division, at Portland, Oregon, in cooperation with the U.S. Weather Bureau have produced a report of field studies completed by the Cooperative Snow Investigation program. These studies were conducted by the two agencies at three snow laboratories in differing climatic conditions in the Sierra Nevada, Cascade and Rocky Mountain areas. This report deals with the many problems involved in snow hydrology. The summary report consists of 12 chapters. Detailed text of the report includes tabulated data collected, graphs and formula development for solving complicated theories. An outline of the 12 chapters is included.Copies of this report are available from the Division Engineer, Corps of Army Engineers, Portland, Oregon.