Previous PageTable Of Contents

Further reading

CHAPTER 1  Experimental Design

Pereira H.C. and Vernon A.J. 1960. Practical aspects of field experimentation in Africa. East African Agricultural and Forestry Journal XXVI, (I): 35-41.

Stocking. M.A. 1978. Measuring land degradation. In: Land Degradation and Society. P. Blaikie. and H. Brookfield (eds.). Methuen, London. pp. 49-56.

Experimental design and statistical analysis

Clarke G.M. 1980. Statistics and Experiment Design. Edward Arnold, London.

Little T.M. and Hills F.J. 1978. Agricultural Experimentation, Design and Analysis. John Wiley, New York.

CHAPTER 2  Reconnaissance Methods

Anderson E.W. 1974. Indicators of soil movement on range watersheds. J. Range Management 27(3):244-247.

Gleason C.H. 1957. Reconnaissance methods of measuring erosion. J. Soil and Water Conservation 12(3):105-107.

Profile meters

Henry J.E., Sciarini M.J. and Van Doren D.M. 1980. A device for measuring soil surface profiles. Trans. ASAE 23(6):1457-1459.

Ronkens M.J.M., Singarayer S. and Gantzer C.J. 1982. An automated noncontact surface profile meter. Amer. Soc. Agr. Eng. Paper 82-2620.

Geomorphology studies

Technical Bulletins of British Geomorphological Research Group, Numbers 16 (1975), 17 (1975), 18 (1977), 19 (1977), 24 (1979). Geo Books, Norwich, UK.


Landslides in Japan. 1972. National Conference of Landslide Control, The Japan Society of Landslide, Tokyo.

Sheng T.C. 1966. Landslide classification and studies of Taiwan. Forestry Series No 10, Joint Commission on Rural Reconstruction, Taipei.

Tien-Po Chang. 1971. Landslide investigation techniques. MSc thesis, Colorado State Univ. Fort Collins.

CHAPTER 3  Field Plots

Runoff plots

Djorovic M. 1977. Use of runoff plots to evaluate soil loss. In: Conservation Guide No.1, FAO, Rome. pp. 143-146.

Hayward J.A. 1969. The use of fractional acre plots to predict soil loss from a mountain catchment. Lincoln Papers in Water Resources No. 7, Lincoln College, Canterbury, New Zealand.

Sheng T.C. 1990. Runoff plots and erosion phenomena on tropical steeplands. In: Research Needs and Applications to Reduce Erosion and Sedimentation in Tropical Steeplands. IAHS Publication 192. pp. 154-161.

CHAPTER 4  Streamflow

Field Manual for Research in Agricultural Hydrology. 1979. In: Agricultural Handbook 224. United States Department of Agriculture, Washington DC.

Water Measurement Manual (Second edition) 1975. US Dept of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, Colorado.

Manual on stream gauging. Vol. 1 Fieldwork, Vol. 2 Computation of discharge. 1980. Operational Hydrology Report 13. WMO, Geneva.

Parshall R.L. 1950. Measuring water in irrigation channels with Parshall flumes and small weirs. Circular 843, United States Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service, Washington DC.

Symposium on river-flow measurement. 1969. Institution of Water Engineers. Proceedings of a Symposium at Loughborough University, Sept. 1969.

Gunston H. 1994. An Introduction to Field Hydrology in Tropical Countries. Institute of Hydrology, Wallingford.

USDA-SCS. 1965. Measurement of irrigation water. Section 15 Irrigation, Chapter 9. National Engineering Handbook. US Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service, Washington DC.

CHAPTER 5  Sediment Transport

Bolton P. 1983. Sediment discharge and measurement and calculation. Tech. Note OD/TN2. Hydraulics Research, Wallingford.

Brogan J., Walling D.E. and Day T.J. 1992. Erosion and Sediment Transport Monitoring Programmes in River Basins. Proceedings of Oslo Symposium. IAHS Publication 210.

Erosion and Sediment Transport Measurement. 1981. Proceedings of the Florence Symposium, June 1981, IAHS Publ. no. 133.

Hadley R.F. and Walling D.E. (eds.). 1984. Erosion and Sediment Yield: Some Methods of Measurement and Modelling. Geo Books, Norwich, UK.

Rausch D.L. and Heinemann H.G. 1984. Measurement of reservoir sedimentation. In: Erosion and Sediment Yield: Some Methods of Measurement and Modelling. Hadley R.F. and Walling D.E. (eds). Geo Books, Norwich, UK.

Walling D.E., Davies T.R. and Hashott B. (eds.). 1992. Erosion, debris flows, and environment, in mountain regions. Proceedings of Chengdu Symposium. IAHS Publication 209.

A study of methods used in measurement and analysis of sediment loads in streams. Report No 14. Determination of Fluvial Sediment Discharge, 1963. Inter-Agency Committee on Water Resources. US Govt. Printing Office, Washington DC.

White S.M. 1987. Estimation of sediment yield. OD/P 101. Overseas Development Unit, Hydraulics Research, Wallingford.

CHAPTER 6  Rainfall Simulators

Hudson N.W. 1964. A review of artificial rainfall simulators. Research Bulletin 7, Department of Conservation and Extension, Harare, Zimbabwe.

Proceedings of the Rainfall Simulator Workshop, Tucson, Arizona, March 1979. ARM-W-10. USDA-SEA, Sidney, Montana.

CHAPTER 7  Estimating from models

Schwab G.O., Frevert R.K., Edminster T.W. and Barnes K.K. 1981. Soil and Water Conservation Engineering. 3rd ed. John Wiley, New York.

USDA-SCS. 1964. Hydrology. Section 4, Part I, Watershed Planning. National Engineering Handbook. US Department of Agriculture, Washington DC.

Previous PageTop Of Page