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Water Resources Data
Water Year 2005

U.S. Geological Survey
Water-Data Report TN-05-1
by D.F. Flohr, J.W. Garrett, J.T. Hamilton, and T.D. Phillips

Table of Contents


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

List of ground-water wells for which records are published in this volume

List of discontinued streamflow stations

List of discontinued surface-water quality stations



Summary of hydrologic conditions

Surface water

Ground water

Water quality

Downstream order and station number

Numbering system for wells and miscellaneous sites

Special network and programs

Explanation of stage- and water-discharge records

Data collection and computation

Data presentation

Station manuscript

Peak discharge greater than base discharge

Data table of daily mean values

Summary statistics

Identifying estimated daily discharge

Accuracy of field data and computed results

Other data records available

Explanation of precipitation records

Data collection and computation

Data presentation

Explanation of water-quality records

Collection and examination of data

Water analysis

Surface-water-quality records

Classification of records

Accuracy of the records

Arrangement of records

On-site measurements and sample collection

Water temperature


Laboratory measurements

Data presentation

Remark codes

Water-quality control data

Blank samples

Reference samples

Replicate samples

Spike samples

Explanation of ground-water-level records

Site identification numbers

Data collection and computation

Data presentation

Water-level tables


Ground-water-quality data

Data collection and computation

Laboratory measurements

Access to USGS water data

Definition of terms

Station records, surface water

Reservoirs in Cumberland River Basin

Reservoirs in Tennessee River Basin

Discharge at partial-record stations and miscellaneous sites

Miscellaneous temperature measurements and field determination

Ground-water levels

Periodic measurements of ground-water levels

Water-quality data, National Water-Quality Assessment Program--Mississippi Embayment River Basin

Chemical quality of precipitation