GEO 376S GEO 376S. Physical Hydrology. 3 Hours.
Modern conceptual and methodological approaches to hydrological science: qualitative assessment of hydrological processes, quantitative representation, approaches to measurement, and treatment of uncertainty. Major components of the hydrological cycle: precipitation, snow and snowmelt, infiltration, soil moisture, evapotranspiration, and runoff and their link to the coupled-earth system. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Prerequisite: Geological Sciences 346C; or Mathematics 408D or 408M with a grade of at least C-.