Instream water use
Water that is used, but not withdrawn, from a surface-water or groundwater source for such purposes as hydroelectric power generation, navigation, water-quality improvement, fish propagation, and recreation. Sometimes called nonwithdrawal use or in-channel use.
Water use in Florida, 2005 and trends 1950-2005 [ More info] Explains many activities in which water is used, with statistics on how much water is used in each activity.
Water Use in Georgia by County for 2005; and Water-Use Trends, 1980-2005 [ More info] Estimated using data obtained from various Federal and State agencies and local sources. Total consumptive water use also was estimated for each county in Georgia for 2005.
Effects of wastewater on forested wetlands [ More info] Study of the effects of the practice of cycling municipal nutrient-enriched wastewater from holding ponds through forested wetlands. Studies were in the Cypiere Perdue Swamp, Louisiana, and the Drummond Bog, Wisconsin.
Endocrine Disruption Found in Fish Exposed to Municipal Wastewater [ More info] Research findings and examples of application to real problems--cause and potential effects of wastewater on fish in streams is explored.
Wastewater Indicators Shown to Degrade in Streams [ More info] Research findings and examples of application to real problems--the stability of contaminants that indicate human wastewater needs to be considered.
Biosolids, Animal Manure, and Earthworms: Is There a Connection? [ More info] Research findings and examples of application to real problems--how household contaminants accumulate in and effect the environment
Distribution of high-temperature (>150 °C) geothermal resources in California [ More info] Description and map of geothermal resources in California.
Geothermal industry temperature profiles from the Great Basin [ More info] Subsurface temperature, well temperature, and well data of geothermal resources in the Great Basin.
Plus side of volcanoes: geothermal energy [ More info] Examples of the use of volcanic energy in geothermal power plants.
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