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Louisiana Public Awareness, Hydrologic Studies, and Hydrologic Data

Louisiana Public Awareness, Hydrologic Studies, and Hydrologic Data
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Louisiana Public Awareness, Hydrologic Studies, and Hydrologic Data

Louisiana Public Awareness, Hydrologic Studies, and Hydrologic Data
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Ozark Plateaus Groundwater Availability Study

The U.S. Geological Survey's Groundwater Resources Program (GWRP) is conducting an assessment of groundwater availability throughout the United States to gain a better understanding of the status of the Nation's groundwater resources and how changes in water use and climate may affect those resources. SEE THE FULL STUDY HERE
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Ozark Plateaus Groundwater Availability Study

The U.S. Geological Survey's Groundwater Resources Program (GWRP) is conducting an assessment of groundwater availability throughout the United States to gain a better understanding of the status of the Nation's groundwater resources and how changes in water use and climate may affect those resources. SEE THE FULL STUDY HERE
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Sparta Aquifer Recovery Project

The Sparta aquifer is Union County's only source of municipal and industrial ground water. Since development began in the early 1920's ground-water levels have declined more than 390 feet in some areas. As a result, Union was among five southern Arkansas counties designated as the state's first "Critical Ground Water Area" in 1996.Partners include: Union County Water Conservation District...
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Sparta Aquifer Recovery Project

The Sparta aquifer is Union County's only source of municipal and industrial ground water. Since development began in the early 1920's ground-water levels have declined more than 390 feet in some areas. As a result, Union was among five southern Arkansas counties designated as the state's first "Critical Ground Water Area" in 1996.Partners include: Union County Water Conservation District...
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Ground-Water Data Network - Arkansas

Short Title: Ground-Water Data NetworkProject Chief: Anna NottmeierCooperators: Arkansas Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources Division, Arkansas Geological Survey, Cabot Water Works, Grand Prairie Water Users Association, Natural Resources Conservation Services, Union County Conservation DistrictProject Time Frame: 1985 - presentArkansas is the fourth largest user of ground water in the...
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Ground-Water Data Network - Arkansas

Short Title: Ground-Water Data NetworkProject Chief: Anna NottmeierCooperators: Arkansas Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources Division, Arkansas Geological Survey, Cabot Water Works, Grand Prairie Water Users Association, Natural Resources Conservation Services, Union County Conservation DistrictProject Time Frame: 1985 - presentArkansas is the fourth largest user of ground water in the...
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Ground-Water Modeling Support - Arkansas

Short Title: North Ground-Water ModelProject Chief: Phillip HaysCooperators: Arkansas Natural Resources CommissionProject Time Frame: 2005 - presentSeveral counties in eastern and southern Arkansas have been designated Critical Ground-Water Areas (areas where alluvial aquifer water levels dropped below 50 percent of the original saturated thickness or below the top of the Sparta Sand) by the...
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Ground-Water Modeling Support - Arkansas

Short Title: North Ground-Water ModelProject Chief: Phillip HaysCooperators: Arkansas Natural Resources CommissionProject Time Frame: 2005 - presentSeveral counties in eastern and southern Arkansas have been designated Critical Ground-Water Areas (areas where alluvial aquifer water levels dropped below 50 percent of the original saturated thickness or below the top of the Sparta Sand) by the...
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Ozark Plateaus National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program

Short Title: Ozark Plateaus NAWQAProject Chief: Billy JustusCooperator: U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment ProgramProject Time Frame: 1991 - presentThe Ozark Plateaus study unit is one of more than 50 study units that are part of the U.S. Geological Survey's National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program. The long-term goals of this program are to describe the status and...
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Ozark Plateaus National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program

Short Title: Ozark Plateaus NAWQAProject Chief: Billy JustusCooperator: U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment ProgramProject Time Frame: 1991 - presentThe Ozark Plateaus study unit is one of more than 50 study units that are part of the U.S. Geological Survey's National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program. The long-term goals of this program are to describe the status and...
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Sparta Aquifer Recovery Project

Short Title: Sparta Recovery ProjectProject Chief: Anna NottmeierCooperators: Union County Water Conservation BoardProject Time Frame: 2002 - presentThe Sparta aquifer is a confined aquifer of great regional importance and is a major water resource for municipal, industrial, and agricultural uses. A large cone of depression is centered near the City of El Dorado. Local industry, the city of El...
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Sparta Aquifer Recovery Project

Short Title: Sparta Recovery ProjectProject Chief: Anna NottmeierCooperators: Union County Water Conservation BoardProject Time Frame: 2002 - presentThe Sparta aquifer is a confined aquifer of great regional importance and is a major water resource for municipal, industrial, and agricultural uses. A large cone of depression is centered near the City of El Dorado. Local industry, the city of El...
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Tri-State Ground-Water Modeling

Short Title: Tri-State Ground-Water ModelProject Chief: Jonathan GillipCooperators: Kansas Water BoardProject Time Frame: 2005 - presentTo assess the effect that increased water use is having on the long-term availability of groundwater within the Ozark Plateaus aquifer system, a groundwater-flow model was developed using MODFLOW 2000 for a model area covering 7,340 square miles for parts of...
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Tri-State Ground-Water Modeling

Short Title: Tri-State Ground-Water ModelProject Chief: Jonathan GillipCooperators: Kansas Water BoardProject Time Frame: 2005 - presentTo assess the effect that increased water use is having on the long-term availability of groundwater within the Ozark Plateaus aquifer system, a groundwater-flow model was developed using MODFLOW 2000 for a model area covering 7,340 square miles for parts of...
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Technical Assistance to the USDA - NRCS - National Water Management Center

The National Water Management Center (NWMC) serves as a production support center for the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The NWMC consists of an interdisciplinary, multi-agency team of national specialists helping implement water-related projects across the country.
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Technical Assistance to the USDA - NRCS - National Water Management Center

The National Water Management Center (NWMC) serves as a production support center for the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The NWMC consists of an interdisciplinary, multi-agency team of national specialists helping implement water-related projects across the country.
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Arkansas Water-Quality Data Program

Short Title: QW Data ProgramProject Chief: Dwight LaskerCooperators: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Little Rock District, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management, Arkansas Natural Resources Commission, Arkansas Geological Survey, Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Central Arkansas Water, Hot Springs VillageProject Time Frame: 1962 -...
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Arkansas Water-Quality Data Program

Short Title: QW Data ProgramProject Chief: Dwight LaskerCooperators: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Little Rock District, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bureau of Land Management, Arkansas Natural Resources Commission, Arkansas Geological Survey, Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Central Arkansas Water, Hot Springs VillageProject Time Frame: 1962 -...
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Arkansas Water-Use Data Program

Short Title: Water-Use Data ProgramProject Chief: Drew WestermanCooperators: Arkansas Naural Resources CommissionProject Time Frame: 1985 - presentEvery 5 years since 1950, the USGS has conducted an inventory of water use in the United States. In 1978, the USGS initiated the National Water-Use Information Program to establish a nationwide water-use database. In 1985, the Arkansas Natural Resources...
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Arkansas Water-Use Data Program

Short Title: Water-Use Data ProgramProject Chief: Drew WestermanCooperators: Arkansas Naural Resources CommissionProject Time Frame: 1985 - presentEvery 5 years since 1950, the USGS has conducted an inventory of water use in the United States. In 1978, the USGS initiated the National Water-Use Information Program to establish a nationwide water-use database. In 1985, the Arkansas Natural Resources...
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Arkansas Well Log Archive Database

Short Title: Well Log DatabaseProject Chief: Drew WestermanCooperators: Arkansas Naural Resources CommissionProject Time Frame: 2005 - presentArkansas water regulations require metering on ground-water withdrawals for all sustaining aquifers named by the Arkansas Natural Resources Commission (ANRC). Repercussions of these regulations have resulted in ground-water users contesting the aquifer in...
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Arkansas Well Log Archive Database

Short Title: Well Log DatabaseProject Chief: Drew WestermanCooperators: Arkansas Naural Resources CommissionProject Time Frame: 2005 - presentArkansas water regulations require metering on ground-water withdrawals for all sustaining aquifers named by the Arkansas Natural Resources Commission (ANRC). Repercussions of these regulations have resulted in ground-water users contesting the aquifer in...
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