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Water Resources Data Virginia Water Year 2005 Volume 2. Ground-Water Level and Ground-Water Quality Records

U.S. Geological Survey Water Data Report VA-05-1—ONLINE ONLY


By Shaun M. Wicklein, Eugene D. Powell, Joel R. Guyer, and Joseph A. Owens

This report is available in pdf.


Water-resources data for the 2005 water year for Virginia consist of records of water levels and water quality of ground-water wells. This report (Volume 2. Ground-Water-Level and Ground-Water-Quality Records) contains water levels at 349 observation wells and water quality at 29 wells. Locations of these wells are shown on figures 3 through 8. The data in this report represent that part of the National Water Data System collected by the U.S. Geological Survey and cooperating State and Federal agencies in Virginia.

Table of Contents


List of ground-water wells, by county or independent city, for which records are
published in this volume



Records collected by the State of Virginia

Summary of hydrologic conditions

Explanation of the records

Station identification numbers

Latitude-longitude system

Records of ground-water levels

Data collection and computation

Data presentation

Records of ground-water quality

Data collection and computation

Data presentation

Remarks codes

Water quality-control data

Blank Samples

Reference Samples

Replicate Samples

Spike Samples

Access to USGS data

Definition of terms

Station records, ground water

Ground-water levels

Quality of ground water


This report is available online in Portable Document Format (PDF).

The full report (19MB PDF).


If you do not have the Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader, it is available for free download from Adobe Systems Incorporated.


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