Bulletin - United States Geological Survey, Issue 227

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Page 117 - The Professional Papers, Bulletins, and Water-Supply Papers treat of a variety of subjects, and the total number issued is large. They have therefore been classified into the following series: A, Economic geology; B, Descriptive geology; C, Systematic geology and paleontology; D, Petrography and mineralogy; E, Chemistry and physics; F, Geography; G, Miscellaneous; H, Forestry; I, Irrigation; J, Water storage; K, Pumping water; L, Quality of water; M, General hydrographic investigations; N, Water...
Page 25 - Survey and the classification of the public lands and examination of the geological structure, mineral resources, and products of the national domain.
Page 76 - August 18, 1894, which contained an item of $12,500, "for gaging the streams and determining the water supply of the United States, including the investigation of underground currents and artesian wells in the arid and semiarid section.
Page 73 - For the purpose of investigating the extent to which the arid region of the United States can be redeemed by irrigation and the segregation of irrigable lands in such arid region, and for the selection of sites for reservoirs and other hydraulic works necessary for the storage and utilization of water for irrigation and for ascertaining the cost thereof, and the prevention of floods...
Page 190 - Reconnaissances in the Cape Nome and Norton Bay regions, Alaska, in 1900,
Page 131 - Price 15 cents. 32. Lists and Analyses of the Mineral Springs of the United States ; a Preliminary Study, by Albert C.
Page 73 - And all the lands which may hereafter be designated or selected by such United States surveys for sites for reservoirs, ditches or canals for irrigation purposes and all the lauds made susceptible of irrigation by such reservoirs, ditches or canals...
Page 90 - That all moneys received from the sale and disposal of public lands in Arizona, California, Colorado. Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico...
Page 131 - Price 10 cents. 65. Stratigraphy of the Bituminous Coal Field of Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia, by Israel C. White. 1891. 8". 212pp. 11 pi. Price 20 cents. 66. On a Group of Volcanic Rocks from the Tewan Mountains, New Mexico, and on the occurrence of Primary Quartz in certain Basalts, by Joseph Paxson Iddings.
Page 135 - Survey of the boundary line between Idaho and Montana from the international boundary to the crest of the Bitterroot Mountains, by RU Goode. 1900. 8. 67pp., 14 pis. 171. Boundaries of the United States and of the several States and Territories, with an outline of the history of all important changes of territory (second edition), by Henry Gannett.

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