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Using R in hydrology (co-organized)
Convener: Berry Boessenkool  | Co-Conveners: Shaun Harrigan , Katie Facer-Childs 
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 (

Public information: Daniel Klotz from BOKU Vienna is now also on board with rmarkdown content!
Since we cannot edit the session details anymore, please find the updated information on the github page.

Participants are invited to post and discuss questions in the "Hydrology in R" Facebook group at