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Flood Frequency Analysis

Abstract

We first summarize and supplement in Section 14.1 the at-site analysis done before in conjunction with annual flood series.

Keywords

Return Level Moment Estimation Flood Frequency Analysis Generalize Pareto Moment Ratio 
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