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Publications and Reports Prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey and Other Parties for the Water Rights Branch

Park Title of Publication or Report Authors' Surnames Year
Arches Recharge Areas and Geologic Controls for the Courthouse-Sevenmile Spring System, Western Arches National Park, Grand County, Utah Hurlow, Bishop 2003
Chickasaw Gravity investigations of the Chickasaw National Recreation Area, south-central Oklahoma Scheirer, Scheirer 2006
Chickasaw Helicopter electromagnetic and magnetic geophysical survey data, Hunton anticline, south-central Oklahoma Smith, Smith, Deszyz-Pan, Blome, Hill 2011
Death Valley Ground-water level fluctuations in Devils Hole 1962-1999, regional stresses and water-level changes in the Death Valley Region Harrill, Bendinger 2005
Great Sand Dunes Sand Creek Numerical Ground Water Model, Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, Colorado HRS Water Consultants 2001
Great Sand Dunes Numerical Ground Water Model of Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, Colorado HRS Water Consultants 2006
Great Sand Dunes Amended Report, Numerical Ground Water Model of Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, Colorado HRS Water Consultants 2007
Lake Mead Development of a Numerical Groundwater Flow Model of Selected Basins within the Colorado Regional Groundwater Flow System, Southeastern Nevada TetraTech 2012
Lake Mead Predictions of the Effects of Groundwater Pumping in the Colorado Regional Groundwater Flow System, Southeastern Nevada TetraTech 2012
Montezuma Castle Arsenic in and around Montezuma Well, a natural spring in Central Arizona: evaluating regional ground water flow and resulting arsenic transport (Abstract) Johnson, DeWitt, Arnold 2008
Montezuma Castle The unique geology and geochemistry of Montezuma Well, a natural spring at Montezuma Castle National Monument, central Arizona (abstract) Johnson 2009
Montezuma Castle Water and rock geochemistry, geologic cross sections, geochemical modeling, and groundwater flow modeling for identifying the source of groundwater to Montezuma well, a natural spring in central Arizona Johnson, DeWitt, Wirt, Arnold, Horton 2011
Montezuma Castle Using hydrogeology to identify the source of groundwater to Montezuma Well, a natural spring in Central Arizona, USA: part 1 Johnson, DeWitt, Arnold 2012
Montezuma Castle Using geochemistry to identify the source of groundwater to Montezuma Well, a natural spring in Central Arizona, USA: part 2 Johnson, DeWitt, Wirt, Manning, Hunt 2012
Obed River Alluvial Bars of the Obed Wild and Scenic River, Tennessee Wolfe, Fitch, Ladd 2007
Wind Cave Groundwater flow, quality (2007 - 10), and mixing in the Wind Cave National Park area, South Dakota. Long, Ohms, McCaskey 2011

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