Department of Hydrometry and Hydrological Network
Main activities are:
- Providing scientific and methodological guidance about the system of hydrological observations in the Russian Federation.
- Developing methods and technologies for hydrological observations and data processing.
- Conducting scientific-methodical inspections of Roshydromet Institutions, hydrological stations and posts in the Russian Federation.
- Performing an annual review of the functioning of the hydrological network.
- Updating the database of hydrological stations.
- Making conclusions about the possibility of opening, transferring, closing or changing hydrological stations.
- Developing the scientific basis for the rationalization and development of the hydrological network and the principles used for optimizing the placement of hydrological stations;
- Developing and improving methods for calculating hydrological parameters;
Developing a methodological framework for assessing the accuracy of measurements and certifying measurement methods at hydrological stations, as well as methods for assessing errors