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Date published: April 14, 2020

Bed-Sediment Results for Currituck Sound, North Carolina, 2011-17

The U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the North Carolina Turnpike Authority, conducted a study to establish baseline water-quality conditions and bed-sediment chemistry in Currituck Sound, North Carolina, prior to construction of the Mid-Currituck Bridge. This Data Release contains the associated data described in the Open-File Report, “Characterization of Water-Qualit

Date published: April 14, 2020

Water-velocity data for Currituck Sound, North Carolina, 2011-18

The U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the North Carolina Turnpike Authority, conducted a study to establish baseline water-quality conditions and bed-sediment chemistry in Currituck Sound, North Carolina, prior to construction of the Mid-Currituck Bridge. This Data Release contains the associated data described in the Open-File Report, “Characterization of Water-Qualit

Date published: April 8, 2020

Estimated Use of Water for Coastal Carolinas Focus Area Study

The Cape Fear and Pee Dee River Basins in North Carolina and South Carolina were chosen as a focus area study (FAS) for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Water Census (NWC) in 2016. The objective of the NWC is to place technical information and tools in the hands of stake holders so that they can make decisions on water availability. The USGS South Atlantic Water Science Cent

Date published: April 8, 2020

Estimated Wastewater Returns for the Coastal Carolinas Focus Area Study by Soil Water Assessment Tool Model Catchment Area, 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015

The Pee Dee and Cape Fear River Basins in North Carolina and South Carolina were chosen as a focus area study (FAS) for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Water Census (NWC) in 2016. The objective of the NWC is to place technical information and tools in the hands of stake holders so that they can make decisions on water availability. The USGS South Atlantic Water Science Cent

Date published: April 8, 2020

Estimated Water Use by Select Subbasin and State (HUC8/State) in the Pee Dee, Cape Fear, and Neuse-Pamlico River Basins; 2000, 2005, 2010, and 2015

The coastal region which includes areas within South Carolina and North Carolina was chosen as a focus area study (FAS) for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Water Census (NWC) in 2016. The objective of the NWC is to place technical information and tools in the hands of stake holders so that they can make informed decisions on water availability. The USGS South Atlantic Water

Date published: April 8, 2020

Estimated Surface-Water Withdrawals for the Coastal Carolinas Focus Area Study by Soil Water Assessment Tool Model Catchment Area, Year, and Water-Use Category, 1983 - 2017

The Cape Fear and Pee Dee River Basins in North Carolina and South Carolina were chosen as a focus area study (FAS) for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Water Census (NWC) in 2016. The objective of the NWC is to place technical information and tools in the hands of stake holders so that they can make decisions on water availability. The USGS South Atlantic Water Science Cent

Date published: April 8, 2020

Estimated Groundwater Withdrawals for the Coastal Carolinas Focus Area Study by MODFLOW Model-Cell Area, Year, and Water-Use Category, 1974 - 2015

The coastal region which includes areas within the Pee Dee, Cape Fear, and Neuse-Pamlico River Basins in South Carolina and North Carolina was chosen as a focus area study (FAS) for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Water Census (NWC) in 2016. The objective of the NWC is to place technical information and tools in the hands of stake holders so that they can make informed

Date published: March 12, 2020

Target-Chemical Concentrations in Landfill Leachate and Wastewater Treatment Influent and Effluent

Concentration results and quality assurance for pharmaceutical, hormone, and per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) analyzed in landfill leachate and wastewater influent and effluent. Samples were collected between July and October 2016, using U.S. Geological Survey field methods. Water-quality samples for pharmaceutical and hormone compounds (reported in nanograms per lit

Date published: February 13, 2020

Mixed Organic and Inorganic Tapwater Results in the Greater Chicago Area, USA, 2017-2019

This data set contains the result for inorganic constituents and organic compounds collected from tapwater locations, as well as water filtration plants, in East Chicago, Indiana, and Chicago, Illinois in 2017. Additionally quality assurance data collected was summarized. Residential samples collected were done so directly from residential kitchen taps (faucets) as is, it was note

Date published: January 28, 2020

USGS Water Use Data for South Carolina

Retrieve state and county water-use data for South Carolina for 1985 to 2015.

Date published: January 28, 2020

USGS Water Use Data for North Carolina

Retrieve state and county water-use data for North Carolina for 1985 to 2015.

Date published: January 14, 2020

Concentrations of Pharmaceutical Contaminants and Their Predicted Effects from a Multi-Regional Assessment of Wadeable USA Streams, 2014-2017

Human-use pharmaceutical compounds were analyzed at the U.S. Geological Survey, National Water Quality Laboratory, Denver, Colorado, in wadeable streams in 4 Regional Stream Quality Assessments: Northeast (NESQA), Southeast (SESQA), Pacific Northwest (PNSQA) and California (CSQA). Multiple (with few exceptions) samplings occurred at each site, during base flow%