Skip to Main Content
The problem of extreme events in paired-watershed studiesAuthor(s): James W. Hornbeck
Source: Research Note NE-175. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: Northeastern Research Station
PDF: View PDF (330.58 KB)
DescriptionIn paired-watershed studies, the occurrence of an extreme event during the after-treatment period presents a problem: the effects of treatment must be determined by using greatly extrapolated regression statistics. Several steps are presented to help insure careful handling of extreme events during analysis and reporting of research results.
- Check the Northern Research Station web site to request a printed copy of this publication.
- Our on-line publications are scanned and captured using Adobe Acrobat.
- During the capture process some typographical errors may occur.
- Please contact Sharon Hobrla, email@example.com if you notice any errors which make this publication unusable.
- We recommend that you also print this page and attach it to the printout of the article, to retain the full citation information.
- This article was written and prepared by U.S. Government employees on official time, and is therefore in the public domain.
CitationHornbeck, James W. 1973. The problem of extreme events in paired-watershed studies. Research Note NE-175. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment Station. 4p.
- Streamflow response to increasing precipitation extremes altered by forest management
- Effects of native perennial vegetation buffer strips on dissolved organic carbon in surface runoff from an agricultural landscape
- Modeling soil heating and moisture transport under extreme conditions: Forest fires and slash pile burns
XML: View XML