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Water Resources Data, Florida, Water Year 2005

Volume 3B: Southwest Florida Ground Water

By R.L. Kane

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 discharges for 429 streams, periodic discharge for 9 streams, continuous or daily stage for 218 streams, periodic stage for 5 streams, peak stage for 28 streams and peak 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, and quality-of-water data for 211 surface-water sites and 208 wells.

TThe data for Southwest Florida include records of stage, discharge, and water quality of streams; stage, conŽtents,water quality of lakes and reservoirs, and water levels and water quality of ground-water wells. VolŽume 3B contains records for continuous ground-water elevations for 108 wells; periodic ground-water elevations at 24 wells; miscellaneous ground-water elevations at 354 wells; and water quality at 2 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

Data presentation

Water-Level Tables

Hydrographs

Ground-water-quality data

Data collection and computation

Laboratory Measurements

Remark codes

Blank Samples

Reference Samples

Replicate Samples

Spike Samples

Access to USGS water data

Definition of terms

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

Pasco County

Miscellaneous water level measurements

Pinellas County

Miscellaneous water level measurements

Polk County

Miscellaneous water level measurements

Sarasota County

Miscellaneous water level measurements

Index to introductory text


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