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Water Resources Data - Florida, Water Year 2005

Volume 1A: Northeast Florida - Surface Water

By A.P. Nazarian, E.P. Simonds, S.M. Dickerson

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

This report is available as a pdf.


Abstract

Water resources data for the 2005 water year in Florida consist of continuous or daily discharge for 429 streams, periodic discharge for 9 streams, continuous or daily stage for 218 streams, periodic stage for 5 streams, peak stage and discharge for 28 streams; continuous or daily elevations for 15 lakes, periodic elevations for 23 lakes; continuous ground-water levels for 401 wells, periodic ground-water levels for 1,098 wells; quality-of-water data for 211 surface-water sites and 208 wells.

The data for northeast Florida include continuous or daily discharge for 140 streams, periodic discharge for 4 streams, continuous or daily stage for 58 streams, periodic stage for 3 streams; peak stage and discharge for 0 streams; continuous or daily elevations for 10 lakes, periodic elevations for 20 lakes; continuous ground water levels for 45 wells, periodic ground-water levels for 520 wells; quality-of-water data for 40 surface-water sites and 65 wells.

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

List of surface-water stations, in downstream order, for which records are published in this volume

List of discontinued surface-water or stage-only stations

Introduction

Cooperation

Summary of hydrologic conditions

Special networks and programs

Explanation of stage-and water-discharge records

Station identification numbers

Downstream order system

Latitude-longitude system

Records of stage and water discharge

Data collection and computation

Data presentation

Data table of daily mean values

Statistics of monthly mean data

Summary statistics

Identifying estimated daily discharge

Accuracy of field data and computed results

Other data records available

Explanation of precipitation records

Explanation of water-quality records

Surface-water-quality records

Classification of records

Accuracy of the records

Arrangement of records

Onsite measurements and sample collection

Water temperature

Sediment

Laboratory measurements

Data presentation

Remark codes

Water-quality control data

Blank samples

Reference samples

Replicate samples

Spike samples

Access to USGS WATER DATA

Definition of terms

Stage, discharge, and water quality of streams

Water quality at miscellaneous sites

Elevation of lakes

Index to

Introductory text

Surface-water sites


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