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Water Data Report NC-05

North Carolina Water Resources Data Report, Water Year 2005

Prepared in cooperation with the North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources, and with other State, municipal, and Federal agencies.


Water-resources data for the 2005 water year for North Carolina consist of records of stage, discharge, and water quality for streams; stage and contents for lakes and reservoirs; precipitation; and ground-water levels and water quality of ground water. Volume 1 contains discharge records for 215 gaging stations; stage and contents for 60 lakes and reservoirs; stage only records for 25 gaging stations; elevations for 10 stations; water quality for 35 gaging stations and continuous water quality for 19 sites; and continuous precipitation at 127 sites. Volume 2 contains ground-water-level data from 180 observation wells, ground-water-quality data from 36 wells, continuous water quality for 3 sites and continuous precipitation at 4 sites. Additional water data were collected at 53 sites not involved in the systematic data-collection program, and are published as miscellaneous measurements in Volume 1. The collection of water-resources data in North Carolina is a part of the National Water-Data System operated by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with State, municipal, and Federal agencies.

The reports also are available on CD-ROM, and a copy may be obtained by contacting the North Carolina Water Science Center, (919) 571-4000.

Cover of Surface Water Volume Water-Data Report NC-05-1
Volume 1. Surface Water

By D.A. Walters, J.B. Robinson, and R.G. Barker

Cover of Ground Water Volume Water-Data Report NC-05-2
Volume 2. Ground Water

By J.M. Fine, B.A. Huffman, and P.L. Breton

North Carolina Water Science Center

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