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Water resources data Iowa, water year 1986

January 1, 1987

Water resources data for the 1986 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 110 stream-gaging stations; stage and contents for 8 lakes and reservoirs; water quality for 8 stream-gaging stations; sediment records for 10 streamgaging stations; water levels for 108 observation wells; and chemical analyses for 214 observation wells. Also included are 116 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 1987
Title Water resources data Iowa, water year 1986
DOI 10.3133/wdrIA861
Authors N.B. Melcher, M.G. Detroy, W.J. Matthes, R.A. Karsten
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Water Data Report
Series Number IA-86-1
Index ID wdrIA861
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Iowa Water Science Center