International Glossary of Hydrology
Glossaire International d'hydrologie – Международный гидрологический словарь – Glosario Hidrológico Internacional
World Meteorological Organization (WMO); United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
More than 1500 equivalent terms in English, French, Russian and Spanish, with definitions in these languages, are included. They are distributed over the different fields of hydrology concerned with surface water, groundwater, hydrometeorology, soil moisture and related fields such as river hydraulics and water-resources management. Also included is the Universal Decimal Classification (UDC) scheme for hydrology in English and Russian as well as tables of recommended symbols and units for hydrological purposes.
Language of publication
English, French, Russian, Spanish
Extent of item
1st edition: 1974; 2nd edition: 1992