ISBN (Print) 978-0998547787
ISBN (PDF) 978-1734464320
Learn GIS skills for catchment hydrology and water management with QGIS for Hydrological Applications!
This workbook introduces professionals in the water sector to the state of the art
functionality of QGIS 3.x for hydrological applications. The book can also be used as a
beginner’s course introducing GIS concepts in a problem based learning manner.
Designed to take advantage of the latest QGIS features, this book will guide you in improving your maps and analysis.
With this book you'll learn to:
Georeference scanned maps
Import tabular data
Join attribute tables
Interpolate points to a raster
Apply map algebra
Delineate streams and catchments
Find and use Open Data
Calculate the percentage of land cover per subcatchment
Design beautiful catchment maps
In addition to the core functionality of QGIS, you’ll be introduced to many useful plugins.
The book is a complete resource and includes:
Links to videos with theory and explanations of the exercises
By purchasing the book you support the attendance of students at FOSS4G and QGIS events.