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Hydrologic data for northern Bucks County, Pennsylvania

June 1, 1995

Hydrologic and water-quality data were collected in northern Bucks County, Pa., as part of a study conducted by the U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with Bridgeton, Buckingham, Nockamixon, Plumstead, Solebury, Springfield, Tinicum, and Wrightstown Townships and New Hope Borough. Hydrologic data on ground water and surface water were collected to provide basic information on the quality and quantity of water resources in northern Bucks County.

Ground-water data include descriptions of 1,357 wells and water levels for 28 observation wells measured during 1990-93. Ground-water-quality analyses for 117 wells include physical properties and concentrations of major ions, nutrients, selected metals and other trace constituents, radon, and volatile organic compounds. Surface-water data include chemical analyses of water samples collected at sites on Beaver Creek, Crooks Creek, Geddes Run, Little Tinicum Creek, Paunnacussing Creek, Pidcock Creek, Rapp Creek, Smithtown Creek, and Tinicum Creek.

Citation Information

Publication Year 1994
Title Hydrologic data for northern Bucks County, Pennsylvania
DOI 10.3133/ofr94381
Authors Curtis L. Schreffler, B. C. McManus, C. J. Rowland-Lesitsky, R. A. Sloto
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Open-File Report
Series Number 94-381
Index ID ofr94381
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Pennsylvania Water Science Center