RiverWare Tutorials  
 Video Tutorials
Title Description Last Updated
Database DMI DSS Create a RiverWare input Data Management Interface (DMI) from HEC–DSS. 2013-05-09
Database DMI Excel Create a RiverWare output Data Management Interface (DMI) to Excel. 2013-05-09
Model Reports Create, edit, and export HTML reports from RiverWare. 2019-10-24
Notes on Series Slots Organize and use notes on series slots. 2019-10-24
Open Object Dialog Sort and filter slots in the RiverWare Open Object dialog. 2013-04-26
Output Canvas Build an output canvas to visualize selected values typically using teacups or flow lines. 2019-10-24
Plotting Use RiverWare's plotting utility to create, configure and save plots of slot data.
RPL Debugging and Rule Diagnostics Use the RPL debugger and rule diagnostics to understand your RPL logic, and to debug errors. 2022-07-08
RiverSMART Use RiverSMART (RiverWare Study Manager and Research Tools) to create, execute, and archive comparative RiverWare planning studies. 2019-10-24
RiverWare in CWMS/RTS Learn how to incorporate a RiverWare model into the Corps Water Management System (CWMS) and/or Real Time Simulation (RTS). 2023-09-06
Scripts Create scripts to run automated sequences of actions. 2019-10-24
Smart Linker Use the RiverWare Smart Linker to link slots efficiently. 2013-04-26
System Control Table [SCT] Create system control tables (SCTs) to organize frequently used data. 2019-10-24
USACE–SWD Modeling Techniques Use methodology and modeling techniques developed for USACE-SWD districts 2021-09-20
Unit Schemes Use the RiverWare Unit Scheme Manager to display numeric values. 2019-10-24
 RiverWare Informational Tutorials
Will RiverWare meet your needs? These informational tutorials will help you to evaluate RiverWare. They will introduce you to the capabilities of RiverWare as an advanced water resource modeling tool. The tutorials consist of three sections: Simulation in RiverWare, Rulebased Simulation, and Multiple Run Management.
 Download Informational Tutorials with Models & Files
Section Tutorial Models & Files
1. Simulation in RiverWare Download PDF Download Models & Files (zip archive)
2. Rulebased Simulation Download PDF Download Models & Files (zip archive)
3. Multiple Run Management Download PDF Download Models & Files (zip archive)
These tutorials are independent documents, but later topics do build on skills you gain from earlier exercises. Thus if you are not familiar with the earlier topics, we recommend that you start with the tutorial on Simulation in RiverWare.

Before you start... You must have RiverWare 9.0.4 or later installed on your computer and have a valid license file. For more information about downloading RiverWare, see this page. To acquire a demonstration license, please email .

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