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Water resources data Iowa, water year 1985

January 1, 1986

Water resources data for the 1985 water year for Iowa consist of records of stage, discharge, and water quality of streams; stage, contents, and water quality of lakes and reservoirs; ground-water levels and ground-water quality. This report contains discharge records for 111 stream-gaging stations; stage and contents for 8 lakes and reservoirs; water quality for 8 stream-gaging stations; sediment records for 12 streamgaging stations; water levels for 94 observation wells; and chemical analyses for 214 observation wells. Also included are 118 crest-stage partial-record stations. Additional water data were collected at various sites, not part of the systematic data-collection program, and are published as miscellaneous measurements and analyses. The data represent that part of the National Data System operated by the U.S. Geological Survey and cooperating State and Federal agencies in Iowa.

Publication Year 1986
Title Water resources data Iowa, water year 1985
DOI 10.3133/wdrIA851
Authors N.B. Melcher, M.G. Detroy, W.J. Matthes, R.E. Hansen
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Water Data Report
Series Number IA-85-1
Index ID wdrIA851
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Iowa Water Science Center