Project #1322

Water Quality Models: A Survey and Assessment

Principal Investigator
Research Manager
Mr. Jeff C Moeller
HDR, Inc.
Source & Receiving Waters
Water Quality


This project:

  • Presents a review and summary of approximately 130 runoff, hydrodynamic, receiving water, and/or groundwater models available in either the public or privatedomain.
  • Provides guidance on selecting the appropriate model for screening-level versusdetailed planning-level applications.
  • Describes the use of a Model Selection Tool, developed as part of this project. TheModel Selection Tool guides the user to identify the appropriate model(s) availablesuitable for addressing the environmental problem being considered.

    As of February 2020, the web tool is no longer available.

    Originally funded as WERF project 99-WSM-5.

  • Resources