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International Journal of Engineering Research in Computer Science and Engineering (IJERCSE)

Monthly Journal for Computer Science and Engineering

Open Access Journal

International Journal of Engineering Research in Mechanical and Civil Engineering (IJERMCE)

Monthly Journal for Mechanical and Civil Engineering

ISSN : 2456-1290 (Online)

Call For Paper : Vol 11, Issue 05, May 2024
Watershed Modeling Using HEC-HMS and Geographical Information System

Author : S. Mohanty 1 D.P. Palai 2 S.Pattanaik 3

Date of Publication :24th January 2018

Abstract: Water is unquestionably the foremost vital resource. Use of water and its management is one among the main challenges for humanity. The demand for water is endlessly increasing thanks to growth, the intensive urbanization and also the development of business and agricultural activities. Within the direction of accelerating pressure on this important resource, it’s needed to line up the ample instruments to make sure a rational and well-organized management of this resource. During this context, the hydrological modelling is basically used as an instrument to access these resources. The objective of this paper is to simulate runoff using HEC-HMS hydrological model and SCS-CN method in Brahmani-Baitarni basin. The mappings were prepared by using SRTM-DEM of 90m resolution map, soil map, and land use/land cover map. In this paper, water balance part runoffs are computed and its result is calibrated and validated and eventually, the performance of the model is evaluated.

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