Ground-water resources of alluvial valleys in northeastern Puerto Rico

Río Espíritu Santo to Río Demajagua area by Francisco PГ©rez-Blair

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Publisher: Branch of Information Services [distributor] in San Juan, P.R, Denver, CO

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Other titlesGround water resources of alluvial valleys in northeastern Puerto Rico, Río Espíritu Santo to Río Demajagua area
Statementby Francisco Pérez-Blair ; prepared in cooperation with the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer District
SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 96-4201
ContributionsPuerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority, Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Paginationv, 25 p. :
Number of Pages25
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Open LibraryOL13620784M

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Water levels were measured in about wells in the Mississippi River valley alluvial aquifer in northwestern Mississippi during April Ground-water levels have declined in some areas in recent years as a result of heavy irrigation pumpage from this aquifer. Near the areas of principal recharge, along the major rivers, and near the Bluff Hills, ground-water levels appear to be . Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order. For example, "World war II" (with quotes) will give more precise results than World war II (without quotes). Wildcard Searching If you want to search for multiple variations of a word, you can substitute a special symbol (called a "wildcard") for one or more letters. Geology of Puerto Rico. Geologic units and faults from USGS Open File Report , concerning assessment of the mineral resources of Puerto Rico. Info: Geology of the conterminous United States. A digital version of the Geologic Map of the United States, originally published at a scale of ,, (King and Beikman, b). sippi and Missouri rivers where they store enormous quantities of ground-water. Thinner, narrower alluvial aquifers along major interior rivers may be from 30 to 70 feet thick. A few deposits of very thick alluvium are found where modern river valleys coincide with older, deeper, buried valleys cut into the underlying bedrock Size: 2MB.

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[Francisco Pérez-Blair; Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority.; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. Ground-Water Resources of Alluvial Valleys in Northeastern Puerto Rico - Rfo Espiritu Santo to Rio Demajagua Area By Francisco Perez-Blair Abstract A ground-water resources assessment was conducted in several alluvial valley aquifers associated with the principal streams in an area of about square kilometers in northeastern Puerto by: 3.

Pérez-Blair F. Ground Water Resources of Alluvial Valleys in Northeastern Puerto Rico—Río Espíritu Santo to Río Demajaua Area. United States Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations Report San Juan, PR. In article [25] Puerto Rico Department of Health.

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Water-Resources Investigations Report Quiñones-Aponte, V., Simulation of ground-water flow. Pé-Blair, F. () Ground-water Resources of Alluvial Valleys in Northeastern Puerto Rico—Rí Espí Santo to Rí Demajagua Area.

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() PREPARED FOR: June, 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 65 70 75 80 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60File Size: 4MB. The processing steps are discussed separately for Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands PUERTO RICO *Aquifer contact lines The aquifer contact information was originally compiled by Robert A.

Renken at a scale ofon scale-stable material. The contacts were scribed at a lineweight of ". This atlas presents an overview of the ground-water resources of the main island of Puerto Rico; two of its larger offshore islands, Isla de Culebra and Isla de Vieques; and the three principal islands of the U.S.

Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix. The atlas presents the most important ground-water information available for these islands, and is written for water. The study area is located on the north coast of Puerto Rico, in the Municipality of Grande de Manati.

The extent of the alluvial deposits within the study area was 21. A synoptic survey of the hydrologic conditions in the Río Nigua de Salinas alluvial fan was conducted from July 9 to 11,to define the spatial distribution of the potentiometric surface. The survey was part of a major study to assess the ground-water quality in the Río Nigua de Salinas alluvial aquifer.

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