Texas Water Science Center

Publications

Scientific reports, journal articles, or general interest publications by USGS scientists in the Texas Water Science Center are listed below. Publications span from 1898 to the present.

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Year Published: 1963

Ground water geology of Edwards County, Texas

Edwards County occupies 2,075 square miles of the southern part of the Edwards Plateau in southwest Texas. In 1950 it had a population of 2,908. Its thin limestone soil supports the characteristic flora of a semiarid region. The county is underlain by nearly flat-lying beds of limestone and a few beds of shale and marl. The Glen Rose limestone of...

Long, Archie T.
Ground water geology of Edwards County, Texas; 1963; WSP; 1619-J; Long, Archie T.

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Ground-water geology of Bexar County, Texas

The investigation in Bexar County was part of a comprehensive study of a large area in south-central Texas underlain by the Edwards and associated limestones (Comanche Peak and Georgetown) of Cretaceous age. The limestones form an aquifer which supplies water to the city of San Antonio, several military installations, many industrial plants, and...

Arnow, Ted
Ground-water geology of Bexar County, Texas; 1963; WSP; 1588; Arnow, Ted

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Ground-water geology of Grayson County, Texas

Grayson County in north-central Texas is near the north edge of the West Gulf Coastal Plain. The county has an area of 927 square miles and had an estimated population of 79,500 in 1957. The major town is Sherman, which has an estimated population of 31,000. The northern two-thirds of the county is drained by tributaries of the Red River; the...

Baker, E.T.
Ground-water geology of Grayson County, Texas; 1963; WSP; 1646; Baker, E. T.

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Ground-water geology of Karnes County, Texas

The exposed rocks and those underlying Karnes County dip toward the Gulf of Mexico at average rates ranging from 20 to more than 200 feet per mile. The oil fields are on structures associated with faulting; the effect of faulting on the occurrence of ground water has not been determined. The principal water-bearing formations, from oldest to...

Anders, Robert B.
Ground-water geology of Karnes County, Texas; 1963; WSP; 1539-G; Anders, Robert B.

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Surface water records of Texas, 1962

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Investigation of sources of natural pollution, Wichita River basin above Lake Kemp, Texas, 1951-57

Joerns, J.O.
Investigation of sources of natural pollution, Wichita River basin above Lake Kemp, Texas, 1951-57; 1962; OFR; 62-66; Joerns, J. O.

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Short papers in geology, hydrology, and topography; Articles 1-59: Geological Survey Research 1962

This collection of 59 short papers on subjects in the fields of geology, hydrology, topography, and related sciences is one of a, series to be relea~ed during the year as chapters of Professional Paper 450. The papers in this chapter report on the scientific and economic· results of current work by members of the Geologic, Topographic, and...

Geological Survey research 1962; Short papers in geology, hydrology, and topography; Articles 1-59; 1962; PP; 450-B; Geological Survey (U.S.)

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Surface water records of Texas, 1961

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