Hydrology of Prairie Dog Creek Valley, Norton Dam to state line, north-central Kansas by Lloyd E. Stullken

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey, Open-File Services Section, Western Distribution Branch, USGS in Garden City, Kan, Denver, Colo .

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  • Groundwater -- Kansas

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Statementby Lloyd E. Stullken ; prepared in cooperation with the Kansas Geological Survey
SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 84-4162, Water-resources investigations report -- 84-4162
ContributionsKansas Geological Survey, Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 49 p. :
Number of Pages49
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Open LibraryOL13608426M

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Development of water resources has been a major factor in the economy of Prairie Dog Creek Valley in north-central Kansas. Releases from Norton Reservoir to the Almena Irrigation District averaged 6, acre-feet per year during The number of irrigation wells increased from 4 to during Ground water in the valley is derived mostly from the alluvial aquifer.

Get this from a library. Hydrology of Prairie Dog Creek Valley, Norton Dam to state line, north-central Kansas. [Lloyd E Stullken; Kansas Geological Survey.; Geological Survey (U.S.)]. Similar studies of the hydrology of the South Fork Solomon River valley between Webster Dam and Waconda Lake and of the Prairie Dog Creek valley between Norton Reservoir and the Nebraska State line also are part of the cooperative program.

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