Ground-water resources of the San Luis Valley, Colorado

by Powell, William J.

Publisher: U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C

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Edition Notes

Statementby William J. Powell ; With a section on An inflow-outflow study of the area, by Philip B. Mutz.
SeriesGeological Survey water-supply paper ;, 1379
LC ClassificationsTC801 .U2 op. 1379
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 284 p., [3] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL255470M
LC Control Numbergs 58000191

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GROUND-WATER RESOURCES OF THE SAN LUIS VALLEY, COLORADO By WILLIAM J. POWELL ABSTRACT An»area of 1, square miles in the San Luis Valley, Colo., comprising parts of Saguache, Rio Grande, Alamosa, and Conejos Counties, is underlain by a thick sequence of Tertiary and Quaternary water-bearing sedimentaryAuthor: William J.

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As of this writing (May, ) the applicant has appealed the trial court's decision to the Colorado Supreme Court. THE GROUND Colorado book SYSTEM A. Description. Aquifers Two principal aquifers underlie the San. Luis. Valley. Both aquifers are composed of. ON Ground Water Atlas of Colorado.

Online Publications, ON Denver, CO: Colorado Geological Survey, Division of Minerals and Geology, Department of Natural Resources, At the northern end of the San Luis Valley, a number of artesian wells are thermal wells, but a plot of the temperatures of the wells against their depths.

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There are two aquifers that lie beneath the Valley floor. One is the confined aquifer that is trapped below a series of clay lenses deep beneath the Valley floor. of the San Luis Valley The purposes of this investigation were to describe the chemical quality of the ground water in the principal agricultural areas of the San Luis Valley and to assess temporal trends in the quality of ground water.

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[, a, b] analyzed ERS‐1 and ERS‐2 InSAR data acquired between and over the San Luis Valley (SLV) in southern Colorado, where agriculture is essential to the local economy and is dependent upon a supply of groundwater from the confined aquifer. They found the highest quality InSAR data to be located in the interstices.

The San Luis Valley has a cold desert climate but has substantial water resources from the Rio Grande and groundwater. The quality of ground water in the principal agricultural areas of the San Luis Valley, south-central Colorado was evaluated using chemical analyses of water collected from 57 wells completed in the unconfined aquifer and from 25 wells completed in the confined aquifer.

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These events are run by entities separate from Extension. Browse basic information below, and visit the links for additional information on these events. San Luis Valley Area Fair Information Dates: August[ ]. The San Luis Valley Conservation Area land protection plan describes the priorities for acquiringacres in conservation easements and a limited amount of fee-title within the project boundary.

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