Department of Earth Science |Northeastern Illinois University

ESCI 337
Fall, 2005

Daily Objectives #5 (September 14, 2005)                                        Dr. Sanders

Quiz #1 will take place at the beginning of class today!

By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:

Sketch and describe the use of the following instruments: 
                Class A land pan
                Non-recording rain gage
                Weighing bucket rain gage
                Tipping-bucket rain gage
                Current Meter (stream velocity meter)
                Stevens Type F Recorder

Write in your own words a description of the meaning of Effective Uniform Depth (EUD).

v Use the arithmetic mean method and the Thiessen method to calculate EUD of precipitation for an area.

v Explain what is required in Homework Assignment #2, due Monday.

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