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This page links to sections which describe educational goals, model curricula, best teaching examples and programs for the major specialties within the water resources profession.

Hydrology[edit]

Engineering[edit]

Planning[edit]

  • University of Karlsruhe Institute of Water and River Basin Management (technical university of Germany) offers since 1991 a two-year Master of Science Programme in Land and Water Resources Development with particular reference to the Developing World.
  • UNESCO International Hydrological Program - list of endorsed degree programs

Management[edit]

Simulation[edit]

Short courses for professionals[edit]

  • US EPA's Online Training in Watershed Management (about 40 units)
http://www.epa.gov/watertrain/
  • NRCS Conservation and Areawide Planning - training courses
http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/programs/planning/
  • USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service: Conservation Planning Course
http://www.nedc.nrcs.usda.gov/catalog/consplan.html
  • US Army Corps of Engineers, Water Planners training curriculum
http://www.iwr.usace.army.mil/iwr/planningcapabilities/
http://www.iwr.usace.army.mil/iwr/planningcapabilities/curriculum.htm
Description of courses

Educational resources for stakeholders