Surface hydrologic investigations of the Columbia Plateau Region, Washington by L. S. Leonhart

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Published by Rockwell International, Rockwell Hanford Operations, Energy Systems Group in Richland, Wash .

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  • Hydrology -- Columbia Plateau

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StatementL. S. Leonhart for Basalt Waste Isolation Program.
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Energy., Rockwell International. Energy Systems Group.
The Physical Object
Pagination170 p. :
Number of Pages170
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Open LibraryOL13604654M
OCLC/WorldCa7425559

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S Leonhart. The Washington State portion of the Columbia Plateau is divided into six hydrologic sub-basins on the basis of the principal surface drainage systems present, structural and topographic relationships, and political and other considerations. Baseline descriptions of the surface water systems and.

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Vaccaro, S.C. Kahle, D.M. Ely, E.R. Burns, D.T. Snyder, J.V. Haynes, T.D. Olsen, W.B Author: Sue C. Kahle, John J. Vaccaro. Water quality in the central Columbia Plateau, Washington and Idaho, Water quality in the Central Columbia Plateau of eastern Washington and western Idaho has been adversely affected by agriculture, especially in irrigated areas, according to the results of a five-year investigation by the U.

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The Columbia Plateau Regional Aquifer System (CPRAS) covers an area of ab square miles in a structural and topographic basin within the drainage of the Columbia River in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. The primary aquifers are basalts of the Columbia River Basalt Group (CRBG) and. Groundwater Availability -- Columbia Plateau Snyder, D.T., and Haynes, J.V.,Groundwater conditions during and changes in groundwater levels from toColumbia Plateau Regional Aquifer System, Washington, Oregon, and Idaho: U.S.

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INTRODUCTION The Columbia Plateau regional aquifer system is in the Columbia Plateau of central and eastern Washington, north-central and eastern Oregon, and a small part of western Idaho (fig. The Columbia Plateau Regional Aquifer System (CPRAS) covers an area of ab square miles in a structural and topographic basin within the drainage of the Columbia River in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho.

The primary aquifers are basalts of the Columbia River Basalt Group (CRBG) and overlying sediment. Eighty percent of the groundwater use in the study area is for irrigation, in support. The Columbia Plateau province is enveloped by one of the world's largest accumulations of basalt. Overkm 2 (, sq mi) of the Earth's surface is covered by it.

The topography here is dominated by geologically young lava flows that inundated the countryside with amazing speed, all. Download Citation | Rainfall-runoff storage-infiltration effect of LUCC in highly urbanized region on a catchment's scale: Shanghai urban green space system as an example | Land use and cover.

Contact, chat, social media. About. Organization, jobs, budget. Columbia Plateau, Washington: U. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report38 p. Lane, R. C., and Whiteman, K.

J.,Ground-water levels, springand ground-water level changes, spring to springin three basalt units underlying the Columbia Plateau, Washington and Oregon: U.

Geological Survey. The data files listed below are supplemental to the USGS Scientific Investigations Report titled 'Three-dimensional model of the geologic framework for the Columbia Plateau Regional Aquifer System, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington.' The report includes a description of. Hydrologic investigations and reports for these basins are also being completed.

Stream water allocation models are currently being developed for the Washita River, Mud Creek, and Walnut Bayou River systems. The OWRB and Bureau of Reclamation recently announced a cooperative study of western Oklahoma’s Upper Washita River Basin.

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Hydrologic and Hydraulic Studies in support of the Model Ordinance for Floodplain Management under the National Flood Insurance Program and the Endangered Species Act Produced by FEMA - Region 10 January FEMA Region 10 For additional information or copies of this guidance: Federal Emergency Management Agency Attn: Mitigation Division.

The short version: Climate change is expected to affect temperature and precipitation in the Pacific Northwest and change the region’s hydrology. This web site provides streamflow information for the Columbia River and coastal drainages in Washington and Oregon State for the 21st century based on a large number of climate scenarios and model experiments.

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Sediments were also deposited when the floodwaters slowed in the broad flats of the Quincy, Othello, and Pasco Basins. The floods' periodic inundation of the lower Columbia River Plateau deposited rich sediments; 21st-century farmers in the Willamette Valley "plow fields of fertile Montana soil and clays from Washington's Palouse".

The sensitivity of groundwater recharge estimates was investigated for the semiarid Ellensburg basin, located on the Columbia Plateau, Washington, to historic and. The Columbia Plateau Regional Aquifer System (CPRAS) lies in a structural and topographic basin within the Columbia River drainage.

It is bounded on the west by the Cascade Range, on the east by the Rocky Mountains, on the north by the Okanogan Highlands, and on the south by the Blue Mountains (Fig. The Columbia Plateau is underlain by the. Ground-water investigations of Bertrand and Tenmile Watersheds, Whatcom Ct.

Department of Public Works, Bellingham, WA, $, –Dec (Jointly lead the project with M.E. Barber) Evaluating material properties to optimize wood-strands for wind erosion control, Washington Technology Center, $48, Jul –Jun Clarke and Bryce Nelson, L.M.

Surface-water resources of the Columbia Plateau in parts of Washington, Oregon and Idaho. Water Resources Investigations Rep. [N.p.]: U.S. Department of the Interior, Geological Survey.

4 map sheets with text. Raisz, Erwin. ; revised Landforms of the northwestern states. Map. This project will fill critical information gaps in support of wetland conservation efforts in the Columbia Plateau (CP) ecoregion under a changing climate.

First, we will provide consistent, wall-to-wall data on wetland location, historical hydrologic dynamics, and projected climate change impacts on hydrologic dynamics. Secondly, we will work with managers in using these data to develop.

Definitions, strengths, and limitations of watersheds. Watersheds (also called catchments and drainage basins) are topographic areas within which surface and shallow groundwaters drain to a specific point (Omernik and Bailey ; Griffith et al.

).Webster’s Dictionary (Merriam-Webster ) defined a watershed as “a region or area bounded peripherally by water parting and draining. The U.S. Geological Survey’s National Water Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program for the Central Columbia Plateau for to reported that “the health of the aquatic ecosystems is substantially affected by agricultural practices and, in a few streams, by wastewater discharges” (USGS, ) in Washington and Idaho.

No definitive studies have been conducted to ascertain the impact of climate change on wind erosion in the Columbia Plateau region of the Pacific Northwest United States. The purpose of this study is to assess wind erosion and PM10 emissions from agricultural lands under a changing climate in the region.

Below we define US watersheds using boundaries of the US Geological Survey (USGS) four-digit hydrologic unit code regions or hydrologic subregions. Cities and farms are more likely found in hydrologic subregions with abundant surface water (runoff >40 cm) in the East (nearly 94% of the population and 65% of the cropland in the East is in a.

Columbia Plateau Aquifer System Last updated Ma The Columbia Plateau Aquifer system is a series of layered aquifers across ~44, mi 2 of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. The aquifer system is on the Columbia Plateau, contained within the Cascades, Rocky Mountains, Okanogan Highlands, and the Blue Mountains.

[1] These aquifers are bounded on the bottom by a layer of. Skip site navigation bar and go to main content Home. Summary. Background. Problem Statement. Objectives. Approach. Data. Glossary. Bibliography. Study Team. Links. The ovjectives of this study are to: (1) study the problem of dust emissions into the air and causes for wind erosion of soil.

(2) Conduct research on soil characteristics that lead to wind blown dust and discover ways to control and/or reduce this with dust control methods which still allow for economical food crop production.

The purpose of this project is to: (1) Evaluate the agronomic and. James M. Gilbert, Reed M. Maxwell, Examining regional groundwater–surface water dynamics using an integrated hydrologic model of the San Joaquin River basin, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, /hess, 21, 2, (), ().

For this study, an additional region = was=20 created by dividing the Columbia River Basin hydrologic unit into two = subunits:=20 one encompassing the Columbia Plateau (Region 7) and the other = encompassing=20 mostly those areas east of the Cascade Range and north or west of the = Columbia=20 River (Region 4).

Rockwell International,Hydrologic Studies Within the Columbia Plateau, Washington: An Integration of Current Knowledge: RHO-BWI-ST Rood and Mahoney,Instream Flow Needs for Riparian Vegetation: Cottonwood Forest Ecosystems: In Instream Flow Needs: Proceedings of Interdepartmental Instream Flow Needs Task Force, Edmonton Inn.Progress 07/15/02 to 07/14/05 Outputs Controlling wind erosion and blowing dust has been an issue on the Columbia Plateau, a 50,square mile region in Washington, Oregon and Idaho, since the beginning of farming years ago.

With the passage of new federal air quality standards inmore stringent regulations were placed on airborne particulate matter through creation of a PM

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