A Practical Introduction to Water Quality Modeling

Event: Training Course on Pollution, Health, and Safety Management in ADB Projects - Water Quality Module

A Practical Introduction to Water Quality Modeling

21 November 2018
Author / Speaker: 
Gerard Pijcke, Hydroinformatics Institute - Other materials by the author

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Water quality models can aid in planning and in assessing the environmental impacts of project-generated pollution. This presentation explains the uses, purposes, limitations, and components of water quality models; their application in the review of ADB-funded projects, with case studies as examples; water quality data collection and assuring data quality; interpretation of model results; the challenges and opportunities in water quality; and the terms of reference for a water quality modeling consultant.

Geographical Focus: 
Sri Lanka
Type of Content: 
Learning Event


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