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: 1936

Ground-water resources of Kleberg County, Texas

Abundant supplies of fresh water are obtained from deep artesian wells In all parts of Kleberg County. The water is derived from a stratum of sand, 10 to 150 feet thick, which usually has been referred to the Goliad sand but possibly may be at the base of the LIssie formation. The top of the sand Is reached at depths of around 400 feet In the...

Livingston, Penn Poore; Bridges, Thomas W.
Ground-water resources of Kleberg County, Texas; 1936; WSP; 773-D; Livingston, Penn Poore; Bridges, Thomas W.

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Year Published: 1936

Water resources of the Edwards limestone in the San Antonio area, Texas

The water discharged from the large springs of San Antonio and most of the deep wells of the San Antonio area comes from a common reservoir in fissures and solution channels in the Edwards limestone. The water enters the limestone in a zone of outcrop along the Balcones escarpment, which crosses the northern parts of Bexar and Medina Counties and...

Livingston, Penn; Sayre, A.N.; White, W.N.
Water resources of the Edwards limestone in the San Antonio area, Texas; 1936; WSP; 773-B; Livingston, Penn Poore; Sayre, A. N.; White, W. N.

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Year Published: 1935

Geology and ground-water resources of Atascosa and Frio Counties, Texas

Atascosa and Frio Counties are in southwestern Texas and form a part of the Winter Garden district. The purpose of the investigation here recorded was to determine the source, quantity, and quality of the ground water used for irrigation and other purposes in the area.

Lonsdale, John T.
Geology and ground-water resources of Atascosa and Frio Counties, Texas; 1935; WSP; 676; Lonsdale, John T.

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Year Published: 1934

Artesian water in Somervell County, Texas

Somervell County is part of the Grand Prairie region of north-central Texas. An excellent supply of artesian water is available from the Trinity reservoir at no great depth. The first flowing well in Somervell County was drilled in 1880, and the first flowing well in Glen Rose, the county seat, was drilled in 1881. Since 1880 more than 500 wells...

Fiedler, Albert George
Artesian water in Somervell County, Texas; 1934; WSP; 660; Fiedler, Albert George

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Year Published: 1934

Mineral-water supply of the Mineral Wells area, Texas

No abstract available.

Turner, Samuel Foster

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Year Published: 1928

Contributions to the hydrology of the United States, 1927

Grover, Nathan C.
Contributions to the hydrology of the United States, 1927; 1928; WSP; 596; Grover, Nathan C.

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Year Published: 1923

The floods in central Texas in September, 1921

Heavy rainfall over a large area in south-central Texas from September 8 to September 10, 1921, produced great floods which caused the loss of at least 224 lives and damage to property amounting to more than $10,000,000. The most destructive flood in Texas prior to 1921 occurred in December, 1913. That flood, which is described on pages 46-47,...

Ellsworth, Clarence E.
The floods in central Texas in September, 1921; 1923; WSP; 488; Ellsworth, Clarence E.

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Year Published: 1919

Gazetteer of streams of Texas

No abstract available.

Gray, Glenn Arthur
Gazetteer of streams of Texas; 1919; WSP; 448; Gray, Glenn Arthur

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Year Published: 1916

Ground water in Lasalle and McMullen Counties, Texas

Deussen, Alexander; Dole, R.B.
Ground water in Lasalle and McMullen Counties, Texas; 1916; WSP; 375-G; Deussen, Alexander; Dole, R. B.

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Year Published: 1914

Geology and underground waters of the southeastern part of the Texas Coastal Plain

Deussen, Alexander
Geology and underground waters of the southeastern part of the Texas Coastal Plain; 1914; WSP; 335; Deussen, Alexander

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Year Published: 1913

Geology and underground waters of the Wichita region, north-central Texas

Gordon, Charles Henry
Geology and underground waters of the Wichita region, north-central Texas; 1913; WSP; 317; Gordon, Charles Henry

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Year Published: 1907

The geology and water resources of the western portion of the Panhandle of Texas

Gould, Charles Newton
The geology and water resources of the western portion of the Panhandle of Texas; 1907; WSP; 191; Gould, Charles Newton