On the Development of the Stochastic Approach in Hydrology
River runoff. as with other hydrometeorological processes, experiences long-term and annual variations that control the hydrological regime of water bodies and their impact on the environment. Runoff variations govern aquatic ecosystems. available water resources, and determine the measures required for ensuring water supply and engineering protection against the adverse effects of water. Now, at the very end of the twentieth century it is not necessary to prove that application of statistical methods for studying natural phenomena, especially in hydrometeorology, is quite fruitful. Techniques of mathematical statistics are among the main methods in this field.
KeywordsRiver Runoff Annual Runoff Runoff Variation Water Problem Institute Water Budget Component
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