Understanding Water Balance


20-minute Module20-minute Module
Online LearningOnline Learning
Interactive AssessmentsInteractive Assessments
Certificate of CompletionCertificate of Completion



The purpose of this training is to increase your skills and knowledge on how to understand and define water balance.  

During the session, we will cover the following topics: 

  • What is a water balance? 
  • Why do we need to develop a water balance? 
  • How do we develop a water balance for a site? and finally 
  • How do we develop a water balance for a catchment? 

Supporting Materials

Before we begin, some useful additional resources to support this module include the AWS Standard General Guidance and the AWS Online Learning Module on Catchments.