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Introduction to Streamgaging (Blended)

Course code: USGS-OED-SW1749-Blended
Course title: Introduction to Streamgaging (Blended)
Description: This course is a blended-learning event. Two on-line prerequisite courses must be completed before attending the Class. Prerequisites include "Surface-Water Procedures and Policies" (SW1660) and "Procedures for Running Levels at Gaging Stations" (SW1683). After student completes the prerequisite courses, they attend the "Introduction to Streamgaging" class in Denver. Approximate seat time for this blended-learning event is 68 hours.

Students must e-mail to obtain an ID and Password for the on-line preprequisites.

Course Description:

This Course provides a broad overview of USGS surface-water field methods to relatively new employees. It can also be used as a refresher for any employee responsible for operating streamflow-gaging stations or making streamflow-discharge measurements.
Students will need notebooks and writing utensils, electronic calculators, and field clothing for a mid-summer day in the Denver area.

Target Audience:

USGS Water Field Staff.
Delivery method: ILT
Instructional hours: 28
Credits/CEUs: 0
Vendor: USGS Water
Contact:Tj Lane 303-445-4677 or Nancy Gregory 303-445-4668
Prerequisites:SW1660 and SW1683 (both on-line courses must be completed prior to attending this class.)
Requires Approval:Yes
Responsible Bureau:U.S. Geological Survey

Class Name Class Start Class End Location Contact # Seats Left Cost Registration
USGS-2017-0717 Denver (8am MST) 2017-07-17 2017-07-21 Denver Federal Center
USGS Earth Room D2610
Mark Smith
(303-236-1469 or
0 $1,670.00 Register

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