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Water Data Report FL-04-3B—ONLINE ONLY


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Water Resources Data Florida,
Water Year 2004

Volume 3B: Southwest Florida Ground Water

By Richard L. Kane

 

Prepared in cooperation with the State of Florida and with other agencies

ABSTRACT:

Water resources data for the 2004 water year in Florida consist of continuous or daily discharges for 405 streams, periodic discharge for 12 streams, continuous or daily stage for 159 streams, periodic stage for 19 streams, peak stage for 30 streams and peak discharge for 30 streams, continuous or daily elevations for 14 lakes, periodic elevations for 23 lakes; continuous ground-water levels for 408 wells, periodic ground-water levels for 1,188 wells, and quality-of-water data for 140 surface-water sites and 240 wells.

The data for Southwest Florida include records of stage, discharge, and water quality of streams; stage, contents, water quality of lakes and reservoirs, and water levels and water quality of ground-water wells. Volume 3B contains records for continuous ground-water elevations for 98 wells; periodic ground-water elevations at 56 wells; miscellaneous ground-water elevations at 374 wells; and water quality at 25 ground-water sites.

These data represent the national Water Data System records collected by the U.S. Geological Survey and cooperating local, state, and federal agencies in Florida.

Contents

Preface

Introduction

Cooperation

Summary of hydrologic conditions

Explanation of ground- water-level records

Site identification numbers

Numbering system for wells and miscellaneous sites

Data collection and computation

Techniques of Water-Resources Investigations of the U.S. Geological Survey

Data presentation

Water-level tables

Hydrographs

Ground-water quality data

Data collection and computation

Laboratory measurements

Remark codes

Water-quality control data

Blank samples

Reference samples

Replicate samples

Spike samples

Access to USGS water data

Definition of terms

Selected references

Well descriptions and ground-water data

Charlotte County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Citrus County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

De Soto County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Hardee County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Hernando County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Highlands County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Hillsborough County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Manatee County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Pasco County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Special study quality of ground water

Pinellas County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Polk County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Special study miscellaneous water-level measurements

Sarasota County

Miscellaneous water-level measurements

Index to Introductory Text


For more information:

 

U.S. Geological Survey

10500 University Center Drive, Suite 215

Tampa, Florida 33612

813-975-8620

 

Information about the USGS, Florida Integrated Science Center is available on the Internet at http://fl.water.usgs.gov


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