salt-dilution gauging

syn. chemical gauging;  dilution gauging; dilution gaging (A); electro-chemical gauging; radioactive solution gauging; tracer dilution gauging

Method of determining the discharge of a stream by measuring the degree of dilution by the flowing water of an added tracer solution. (GHP)

 

Source:

UNESCO/WMO International Glossary of Hydrology (2nd revised ed., 1992)

Posted on February 24, 2014 .