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Using R in hydrology (co-organized)
Convener: Berry Boessenkool  | Co-Conveners: Shaun Harrigan , Katie Smith 
Mon, 24 Apr, 15:30–17:00

Wondering why or how to use R in your hydrology work? You’re in the right place! In this short course, you will learn how R is applied in a range of hydrological research settings. Topics include:
- River discharge time-series visualisation and extreme value statistics,
- Exploratory Data Analysis including flow duration curves and time-series trend analysis,
- Using R as a GIS (e.g., rainfall shapefiles, Kriging),
- Hydrological modelling.

If you want to follow along on your laptop (optional), please make sure things are running: You can reserve a seat by registering via (otherwise it’s first come first serve). Further information and materials can be found on

This course is offered in cooperation with the Young Hydrologic Society (

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