Scientific Investigations Report 2006–5305

Scientific Investigations Report 2006–5305

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Table 14. Estimates of ephemeral streamflow and high and low range estimates ±50 percent average, Carson Valley, Nevada and California.

[Average ephemeral streamflow from Maurer and others (2004) and high and low ranges estimates from Maurer and others (2004, p. 18)]

Ephemeral streamflow Ephemeral streamflow estimates, in acre-feet per year
Average Low range High range
Carson Range 8,000 4,000 12,000
Pine Nut and Buckeye Creeks1 1,360 1,360 1,360
Pine Nut Mountains 3,600 1,800 5,400
Subtotal, Pine Nut Mountains, rounded 5,000 3,200 6,800
Total, Carson Valley, rounded 13,000 7,000 19,000

1Flow is gaged, low and high range not varied.

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