Saeid Tadayon

Biography

Saeid joined the USGS in 1990 and is currently the Water-Use Specialist for the Arizona Water Science Center. Saeid received his B.S. in Civil Engineering from the Cleveland State University and his M.S. in Watershed Management from the University of Arizona. He has interest in a wide of range of water-use and surface water issues. As Water-use Specialist for Arizona, he oversees the compilation of water-use data on annual basis and the Arizona 5-year National Water–Use Compilation for the years 1995, 2000, 2005, and 2010. Saeid also is the member of the USGS Water-Use User Group.

 

 

 

Publications:

Dickens, J.M., Brandon, T.F., Dylan, S.C., and Tadayon, Saeid, 2011, Documentation of Methods and Inventory of Irrigation Data Collected for the 2000 and 2005 U.S. Geological Survey Estimated Use of Water in the United States, Comparison of USGS-Compiled Irrigation Data to Other Sources, and Recommendations for Future Compilations: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011-5166, 61 p.

Phillips, J.V., and Tadayon, Saeid., 2006, Selection of manning’s roughness coefficient for natural and constructed vegetated and non-vegetated channels, and vegetation maintenance plan guidelines for vegetated channels in central Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006–5158, 41 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, 2004, Water withdrawals for irrigation, municipal, mining, thermoelectric-power, and drainage uses in Arizona outside of Active Management Areas, 1991–2000: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004–5293, 28p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, and Monical, J.E., 2002, Use of satellite images and aerial photographs to estimate crop acreage and water withdrawals for crop irrigation in Arizona [abs.], in 2002 Arizona Remote Sensing Conference, Flagstaff, Arizona, September 25, 2003, 9 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, Duet, N.R., Fisk, G.G., McCormack, H.F., Partin, C.K., Pope, G.L., and Rigas, P.D., 2001, Water resources data, Arizona, Water Year 2000: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Data Report AZ-00-1, 390 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, Duet, N.R., Fisk, G.G., McCormack, H.F., Partin, C.K., Pope, G.L., and Rigas, P.D., 2000, Water resources data, Arizona, Water Year 1999: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Data Report AZ-99-1, 370 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, 2000, Monitoring water quality in Arizona—The Fixed-Station Network: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-028-00, 4 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, Duet, N.R., Fisk, G.G., McCormack, H.F., Partin, C.K., Pope, G.L., and Rigas, P.D., 1999, Water resources data, Arizona, Water Year 1998: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Data Report AZ-98-1, 454 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, Duet, N.R., Fisk, G.G., McCormack, H.F., Pope, G.L., Rigas, P.D., 1998, Water resources data, Arizona, water year 1997: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Data Report AZ-97-1, 416 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, King, K.A., Andrews, B.J., and Roberts, W.P., 1997, Field screening of water quality, bottom sediment, and biota associated with irrigation drainage in the Yuma Valley, Arizona, 1995: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 97–4236, 42 p.

 

Lapham, W.W., and Tadayon, Saeid, 1996, Plan for assessment of the occurrence, status, and distribution of volatile organic compounds in aquifers of the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96–199, 44 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, 1995, Quality of surface water and ground water in the proposed artificial-recharge project area, Rillito Creek basin, Tucson, Arizona, 1994: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 95–4270, 26 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, 1995, Quality of water and chemistry of bottom sediment in the Rillito Creek basin, Tucson, Arizona, 1992–93: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 95–4062, 57 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, and Smith, C.F., 1994, Quality of water and chemistry of bottom sediment in the Rillito Creek basin, Tucson, Arizona, 1986–92: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 94–4114, 90 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, 1993, Analysis of ground-water samples collected from 10 monitoring wells at sites ST-35 and ST-36, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Tucson, Arizona, [Internal Report], Report prepared in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, April 9, 1993, 14 p.

 

Tadayon, Saeid, 1993, Analysis of ground-water samples collected from 4 monitoring wells at sites ST-1 and ST-2, Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Tucson, Arizona, [Internal Report], Report prepared in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, July 13, 1993, 10 p.

 

Marie, J.R., Meehan, W.D., and Tadayon, Saeid, 1993, Results of trichloroethylene analyses of water from well C-007A, Tucson, Arizona, February and March 1993, [Administrative Report], prepared for the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, December 1993, 7 p.