Glossary

Glossary

A Acre – 43,560ft2 Acre-foot – (Acre-ft, AF, AC-FT) The volume of water that would cover one acre of land (43,560 square feet, about the size of an average football field) to a depth of one foot, equivalent to 325,851 gallons of water. An acre-foot is the...
Desirable Watershed Conditions

Desirable Watershed Conditions

The capture, storage, and beneficial release of water. The Watershed Manager’s Mantra To achieve the watershed manager’s goal of capturing, storing, and releasing water in a safe and beneficial way, he must: Maintain vegetation on the site sufficient for absorbing the...
GIS Links

GIS Links

Here is the second installment from my Favorites folder. This time I’m looking through the folder of GIS links. I guess it’s been quite a long time since I’ve looked through these links and cleaned them out, because there are millions of them (not really), and some of...