Water-supply Paper, Volume 800

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1937 - Irrigation
 

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Page ix - For gaging the streams and determining the water supply of the United States, and for the investigation of underground currents and artesian wells, and for the preparation of reports upon the best methods of utilizing the water resources.
Page 54 - The base data collected at gaging stations consist of records of stage, measurements of discharge, and general information used to supplement the gage heights and discharge measurements in determining the daily flow. The records of stage are obtained either from direct readings on a staff gage or from a water-stage recorder that gives a continuous record of the fluctuations. Measurements...
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Page ix - Provided that this officer [the Director] shall have the direction of the Geological Survey and the classification of public lands and examination of the geological structure, mineral resources, and products of the national domain.
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Page x - Indians for the relinquishment by said Indians of their claim to, or interest in, the lands described in the second article of the treaty made with them February nineteenth, eighteen hundred and sixtyseven...
Page 21 - ... retain water. Residuals or differences between rainfall and direct runoff ranging from 10 to 15 inches were common over wide areas and residuals as low as four inches were the exception, not the rule. Definite and well supported conclusions such as these over wide areas have immediate value to those who are studying the basic causes of floods and remedial measures for protection therefrom. The topic assigned the writer covers "current technique.

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