by Environmental Research Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Available to the public through the National Technical Information Service in Athens, Ga, Springfield, Va .
Written in English
|Series||Research reporting series -- EPA-600/9-80-016|
|Contributions||Hydroscience, inc, Environmental Research Laboratory (Athens, Ga.)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 258 p. :|
|Number of Pages||258|
Abstract: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency sponsored a "National Workshop on the Verification of Water Quality Models" to evaluate the state-of-the-art of water quality modeling and make specific recommendations for the direction of future modeling efforts. Participants represented a broad cross-section of practitioners of water quality. Verification of Water Quality Models. The basic concepts of water quality models are reviewed and the need to recognize calibration and verification of models with observed data is stressed. Post auditing of models after environmental control procedures are implemented is necessary to determine true model prediction ability. The direct questions in the decision-making arena related to model Cited by: By N.Y.) National Workshop on Verification of Water Quality Models ( West Point, inc. Hydroscience and Ga.) Environmental Research Laboratory (Athens. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency sponsored a "National Workshop on the Verification of Water Quality Models" to evaluate the state-of-the-art of water quality modeling and make specific recommendations for the direction of future modeling efforts. Participants represented a broad cross-section of practitioners of water quality modeling.
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