Water is Earth’s most critical fluid in environmental processes and human life. When discussing stormwater management it is important to make the distinction between hydrology and hydraulics. Some aspects of hydrology involve hydraulics but, in general, the two are very different. Here’s how to understand these differences.
Peter Quinlan, Dudek’s vice president and hydrogeology practice leader, is program co-chair for the “Science and Law of Water in California” seminar, taking place on Thursday, Sept. 17, in Santa Monica, CA.