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Error in the frequency analysis of flood data from a single site
(Lincoln University, 1990)
Three experiments investigate the source, magnitude and measurement of errors in the frequency analysis of flood data from a single site. The results refute the objectivity claimed for flood frequency analysis and for ...
An introduction to statistics and biometrics
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1966)
In their present meaning the words "statistics, "statistician" and "statistical" are barely a century old. They have, however, been in use longer than that and it is interesting to trace briefly the origin of their present ...
The Waimakariri River and its environment: frequency analysis of extreme events and the effects of flow modifications
(Lincoln University, 2016-07-18)
The Waimakariri River is known for its unpredictability; flood and drought events can occur at any time of the year. Knowledge about the return period of extreme events is crucial for water management and planning. Frequency ...