Hydrology of the Eden: create your own map

(including river gauge data from Storm Desmond, Dec 2015)

Follow the step-by-step video tutorial to create a web-map about the hydrology of the Eden Catchment, then answer a range of questions about rainfall, river levels and flooding.

Students will learn and apply the following GIS skills during this lesson:

  • Adding data to ArcGIS Online (from zipped shapefiles, csv excel file, internet);
  • Symbolising data in ArcGIS Online;
  • Creating a choropleth map of average annual rainfall, and
  • Customising pop-up information, including adding simple storm hydrographs to a map.

Video Tutorial