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Main Title Influence of recharge basins on the hydrology of Nassau and Suffolk Counties, Long Island, New York /
Author Seaburn, G. E.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Aronson, D. A.
CORP Author New York (State). Dept. of Environmental Conservation.
Publisher U.S. Govt. Print. Off.,
Year Published 1974
OCLC Number 01095589
ISBN $1.75
Subjects Hydrology--New York (State)--Long Island ; Artificial groundwater recharge--New York (State)
Additional Subjects Hydrology--New York (State)--Long Island ; Water, Underground--Artificial recharge
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  TC801.U2 no.2031 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/01/1988
Collation vi, 66 pages, 1 plate : illustrations (1 folded in pocket), maps ; 23 cm
"Prepared in cooperation with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Nassau County Department of Public Works, Suffolk County Department of Environmental Control, Suffolk County Water Authority." "United States Department of the Interior. Rogers C. B. Morton, secretary. Geological Survey. V. E. McKelvey, director."--Title page verso. Includes bibliographical references (pages 64-66).
Contents Notes
Abstract -- Introduction -- Recharge basins on Long Island -- Test basins. Westbury recharge basin ; Syosset recharge basin ; Deer Park recharge basin ; Drainage system ; The soil zone -- Instrumentation and data collection -- Results. Precipitation-inflow relation ; Inflow-hydrograph analysis ; Rates of infiltration ; Effects of selected factors on infiltration ; Water movement through the unsaturated zone and its effects on the water table ; Ground-water recharge through Westbury, Syosset, and Deer Park recharge basins ; Chemical quality of water -- Effects of recharge basins on the hydrology of Long Island. Ground-water recharge -- Summary.