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Region 7: Upper Colorado Basin

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USGS Science Centers in Region 7-Upper Colorado Basin produce hundreds of USGS-series publications, journal papers, and books each year that are subject to rigorous review by USGS specialists. The publications shown below on this page are related to study areas and staff members of USGS Science Centers in Region 7 compiled from the USGS Publications Warehouse.

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Year Published: 1916

Profile surveys along Henrys Fork, Idaho, and Logan River and Blacksmith Fork, Utah

In order to determine the location of undeveloped water powers the United States Geological Survey has from time to time, alone and in cooperation with State organizations, made surveys and profiles of some of the rivers of the United States that are adapted to the development of power by low or medium heads of 20 to 100 feet.The surveys are made...

Herron, William Harrison
Profile surveys along Henrys Fork, Idaho, and Logan River and Blacksmith Fork, Utah; 1916; WSP; 420; Herron, William Harrison

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Year Published: 1916

The Navajo country: A geographic and hydrographic reconnaissance of parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah

To my mind the period of direct contact with nature is the true "heroic age" of human history, an age in which heroic accomplishment and heroic endurance are parts of the daily routine. The activities of people on this stage of progress deserve a place among the cherished traditions of the human race. I believe also that the sanest missionary...

Gregory, Herbert E.
The Navajo country: A geographic and hydrographic reconnaissance of parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah; 1916; WSP; 380; Gregory, Herbert E.

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Year Published: 1915

Stream-gaging stations and publications relating to water sources, 1885-1913; Part IX: Colorado River basin

Investigation of water resources by the United States Geological Survey has consisted in large part of measurements of the volume of flow of streams and studies of the conditions affecting that flow, but it has comprised also investigation of such closely allied subjects as irrigation, water storage, water powers, underground waters, and quality...

Wood, Beatrice Dawson
Stream-gaging stations and publications relating to water sources, 1885-1913 ; Part IX: Colorado River basin; 1916; WSP; 340-I; complied by Wood, Beatrice Dawson

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Year Published: 1915

Stream-gaging stations and publications relating to water sources, 1885-1913; Part X: The Great Basin

Investigation of water resources by the United States Geological Survey has consisted in large part of measurements of the volume of fl.ow of streams and studies of the conditions affecting that flow, but it has comprised also investigation of such closely allied subjects as irrigation, water storage, water powers, underground waters, and quality...

Wood, Beatrice Dawson
Stream-gaging stations and publications relating to water sources, 1885-1913 ; Part X: The Great Basin; 1916; WSP; 340-J; complied by Wood, Beatrice Dawson

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Year Published: 1914

Progress report on stream measurement work carried on in cooperation with the United States Geological Survey: Section in Ninth biennial report of the State Engineer to the governor of Utah: 1913-1914

Utah, like other states in the arid region of the United States, points with just pride to her present and future agricultural developments. She proudly boasts, and no doubt justly too, that her fields of green vegetation are inexhaustible and always expanding, and with due vigilance and care on the part of her land holders these fields will bring...

Porter, E.A.

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Year Published: 1914

Water analyses from the laboratory of the United States Geological Survey

This paper contains 203 water analyses, which were made in the chemical laboratory of the United States Geological Survey. Most of these analyses have been published elsewhere, but many of the original documents are out of print, and are therefore obtainable with difficulty. Furthermore, the form of statement given the analyses has varied from...

Clarke, Frank Wigglesworth
Water analyses from the laboratory of the United States Geological Survey; 1914; WSP; 364; Clarke, Frank Wigglesworth

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Year Published: 1913

Ground water in Box Elder and Tooele Counties, Utah

The area covered by this report includes Boxelder County, Utah, the eastern part of Tooele County, Utah, and some small tracts in southern Idaho. It comprises about 9,500 square miles, or more than the combined area of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. It lies between 40° and 42° north latitude and 112° and 114° west longitude. (See fig. 1.)...

Carpenter, Everett
Ground water in Box Elder and Tooele Counties, Utah; 1913; WSP; 333; Carpenter, Everett

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Year Published: 1911

Ground water in Juab, Millard, and Iron Counties, Utah

Location and extent of area - Juab, Millard, and Iron counties lie in western Utah, and, with the exception of a small part of Iron County, are entirely within the Great Basin. (See fig. 1.) They comprise about 13,650 square miles, of which approximately 3,500 belong to Juab, 6,775 to Millard, and 3,375 to Iron County. Beaver County, which lies...

Meinzer, Oscar Edward
Ground water in Juab, Millard, and Iron Counties, Utah; 1911; WSP; 277; Meinzer, Oscar Edward

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Year Published: 1911

Some stream waters of the Western United States, with chapters on sediment carried by the Rio Grande and the industrial application of water analyses

A systematic study of the waters likely to be utilized on the Reclamation Service projects was made in order to determine the influence of the salinity of the waters on the growth of vegetation and the effect of suspended matter in silting canals and reservoirs. The work was begun early in 1905, under the direction of Thomas H. Means, engineer,...

Stabler, Herman
Some stream waters of the Western United States, with chapters on sediment carried by the Rio Grande and the industrial application of water analyses; 1911; WSP; 274; Stabler, Herman

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Year Published: 1908

Water resources of Beaver Valley, Utah

Location and extent of area examined. Beaver Valley is located in Beaver County, in southwestern Utah, about 175 miles south of Salt Lake. It lies between the Tushar Mountains on the east and the Beaver Mountains on the west. The principal town of the valley is Beaver, which is most conveniently reached from Milford, a station on the San Pedro,...

Lee, Willis Thomas
Water resources of Beaver valley, Utah; 1908; WSP; 217; Lee, Willis Thomas

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Year Published: 1907

Underground water in Sanpete and central Sevier valleys, Utah

Sanpete and central Sevier valleys are situated at the border of the Basin Range and Plateau provinces in south-central Utah. They are bounded on the east by the Wasatch and Sevier plateaus and on the west by the Gunnison Plateau and the Valley and Pavant ranges, and are drained by Sevier River, which empties into Sevier Lake in the Great Basin. (...

Richardson, George Burr
Underground water in Sanpete and central Sevier valleys, Utah; 1907; WSP; 199; Richardson, George Burr

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Year Published: 1906

Record of deep-well drilling for 1905

The present is the second of the series of reports on the collection of deep-well samples, the first of which, covering the period from the beginning of the work July 1, 1904, to December 31, 1904, was published as Bulletin No. 264. This report presents the records of a large number of wells from which more or less complete sets of samples have...

Fuller, Myron Leslie; Sanford, Samuel
Record of deep-well drilling for 1905; 1906; B; 298; Fuller, Myron Leslie; Sanford, Samuel

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