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Main Title Geohydrologic reconnaissance of the upper Potomac River basin /
Author Trainer, Frank W. ; Trainer, Frank Wilson
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Watkins, Frank A.
Publisher U.S. Government Printing Office,
Year Published 1975
OCLC Number 01660535
Subjects Groundwater--Potomac River Watershed. ; United States--Potomac River Watershed.
Additional Subjects Water, Underground--Potomac River watershed
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  GB1027.P67T72 2 copies Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 01/01/1988
ELBM  TC801.U2 no.2035 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/01/1988
EMBD  USGS WSP 2035 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 09/15/1995
Collation v, 68 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Part of illustrative matter in pocket. Includes bibliographical references (pages 66-68).
Contents Notes
Abstract -- Introduction -- The river basin. Physical feature ; Land use and population -- The water suppl. Precipitation ; Temperature and evapotranspiration ; Runoff -- Hydrologic characteristics of the rocks; Estimates based on pumping tests ; Estimates based on fluctuation of the water table ; Estimates based on ground-water recession ; Estimates based on the gradient of the water table ; Estimates based on base-runoff recession ; Summary of hydraulic characteristics -- Base runoff and low flow of streams. Geologic control of base runoff ; Areal distribution of low flow -- Ground water and water management. Large ground-water supplies ; Manipulation of ground-water storage ; Low-flow augmentation -- Chemical quality of the ground water; Chemical quality as related to low-flow augmentation.