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Development of Frequency Specific Flow Maps on the Sebaou Watershed in Great Kabylia in Algeria

  • Hocine HammoumEmail author
  • Karima Bouzelha
  • Mohammed Djemai
  • Malik Bouzelha
  • Lila Ben Si Said
  • Mouloud Touat
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Abstract

Hydrology is widely used in the design of hydraulic structures. Knowing the exact value of the specific flow of the project is a permanent preoccupation of Civil Engineers. This is why we propose in this article a set of maps giving the frequency specific flows (return periods of 10, 50, 100 years) on the Sebaou watershed in Great Kabylia (Algeria). These cards will be basic tools for design engineers to evaluate the project flow required to design a hydraulic structure such as a small dam, a sewerage network or a storm basin.

Keywords

Precipitation Quantity of rain Frequency specific flows Watershed 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hocine Hammoum
    • 1
    Email author
  • Karima Bouzelha
    • 1
  • Mohammed Djemai
    • 1
  • Malik Bouzelha
    • 1
  • Lila Ben Si Said
    • 1
  • Mouloud Touat
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Civil EngineeringMouloud Mammeri UniversityTizi OuzouAlgeria
  2. 2.African Geosystem CompanyAlgiersAlgeria

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