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Course 1- Information sharing session (Hydropedology as part of the EIA process)

Course 2- The principles of Hydropedology

Course 3- Conducting a Hydropedology assessment

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More details regarding the Course:

Course 1

This is to inform decision-makers, EAP’s managing projects (with hydropedological components), government officials and policymakers about the role of hydropedology in the EIA process.

Course 2

A theoretical background to the science of hydropedology with the following topics:

  • The interactive relationship between soil and hydrology
  • Hydrology and soil genesis
  • Soil properties as indicator of hydrological processes
  • Hydropedology of soil types
  • Upscaling from the plot to the hillslope scale
  • Hydropedological classification of hillslope

Course 3

Conducting a hydropedological assessment
Some topics covered:

  • Legacy soil data
  • identification of dominant hillslopes
  • Description of morphology
  • Hydropedological grouping of soils
  • Conceptualizing hillslope hydropedological behavior
  • Classification of hillslope classes