Landscape Water Budgeting
Course Cost: $80.00
This Class is NOT Approved for TCEQ Continuing Education Units
Who Should Take This Course
The Landscape Water Budgeting course is essential for anyone who must develop water budgets for managing irrigation systems in urban landscapes such as residential lawns, sports fields, parks, commercial properties and golf courses. The class also targeted to persons needing more background on the principles of ET-based irrigation scheduling.
Students learn how to perform water budgeting calculations for both small and large landscapes and properties. Topics include determining water requirements, scheduling concepts and proper zoning principles. While the course includes instruction on catch can type auditing, the emphasis is on other less time-intensive methods that can be applied to multiple sites. Students are also introduced to GIS-based tools for water balance applications operating systems.
- Module 1 – Introduction to Water Budgeting Principles
- Module 2 – Irrigation Scheduling Concepts
- Module 3 – Zoning Concepts
- Module 4 – Calculating Precipitation Rates
- Module 5 – Water Balance Calculations
- Module 6 – GIS-Based Tools for Water Balance
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