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Ground-water resources of the south metropolitan Atlanta region, Georgia

J. S. Clarke

Ground-water resources of the south metropolitan Atlanta region, Georgia

by J. S. Clarke

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Published by Georgia Dept. of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division, Georgia Geologic Survey in Atlanta, Ga .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia,
  • Atlanta Region.
    • Subjects:
    • Water-supply -- Georgia -- Atlanta Region.,
    • Groundwater -- Georgia -- Atlanta Region.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John S. Clarke and Michael F. Peck ; prepared in cooperation with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District.
      SeriesInformation circular ;, 88, Information circular (Georgia Geologic Survey) ;, 88.
      ContributionsPeck, Michael F., United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Savannah District.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD225.A82 C55 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 56 p. :
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1670143M
      LC Control Number91623275

      Call GEORGIA to verify that a website is an official website of the State of Georgia. The site is secure. The https:// ensures that any information you provide is . Ground-Water Resources of the Middle Chattahoochee River Basin in Georgia and Alabama, and Upper Flint River Basin in Georgia—Subarea 2 of the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint and Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa River Basins. Open File Report 96– U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA. Chase, D.W., and C. deBaillou.

      Ground-water resources of the Valley-Train deposits in the Fairborn area, Ohio / (Columbus: Ohio. Division of Water, ), by William C. Walton, George D. Scudder, Ohio. Division of Water, and Geological Survey (U.S.) (page images at HathiTrust; US access only). The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) is a state agency, which is in charge of the management of the groundwater resources of the region for the benefit of all of its users.

      The Atlanta metropolitan area, officially (as designated by the US Census Bureau) known as the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta Metropolitan Statistical Area and unofficially known as metro Atlanta, is the most populous metro area in the U.S. state of Georgia and the ninth-largest metropolitan statistical area (MSA) in the United economic, cultural, and . And in South Georgia last year, organic arsenic was found in private wells across 10 counties. Arsenic occurs naturally in the environment. At high levels, arsenic in water raises the risk for cancers of the kidneys, lungs, bladder and skin if ingested over a long period of time.


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Ground-water resources of the south metropolitan Atlanta region, Georgia by J. S. Clarke Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ground-water resources of the nine county south metropolitan Atlanta region were evaluated in response to an increased demand for water supplies and concern that existing surface water supplies may not be able to meet future supply demands.

Previous investigations have suggested that crystalline rock in the study area has low permeability and can not sustain well yields. Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division, Georgia Geologic Survey John S. Clarke and Michael F. Peck Ground-water resources of the nine county south metropolitan Atlanta region were evaluated in response to an increased demand for water supplies and concern that existing surface water supplies may not be able.

This book was published by the Institute of Natural Resources, The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia with partial funding provided by the U.S. Department of the Interior, Geological Survey, through the Georgia Water Research Institute as authorized by the Water Resources Research Act of (P.L.

).Cited by: 3. GROUND WATER IN THE GREATER ATLANTA REGION, GEORGIA Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division, Georgia Geologic Survey C.

Cressler, C. Thurmond, and W. Hester. The Greater Atlanta Region encompasses about 6, square miles in the Piedmont physiographic province of west-central Georgia. to serve as the source of stream flow and ground water. Metropolitan Atlanta has three basic sources of water: the ground water underlying the area, the small streams that drain the area, and the Chattahoochee River.

The Chattahoochee River is the principal source of water in the metropolitan area. The river rises inCited by: 2. Metro Atlanta, designated by the United States Office of Management and Budget as the Atlanta–Sandy Springs–Alpharetta, GA Metropolitan Statistical Area, is the most populous metro area in the US state of Georgia and the ninth-largest metropolitan statistical area (MSA) in the United economic, cultural and demographic center is Atlanta, and has an estimated Country: United States.

Abstract. Georgia book of the Georgia Water Resources Conference, March, Athens, investigation examining the availability of ground-water resources in south metropolitan Atlanta region (south metro region) was conducted because of an increasing demand for additional water supplies, and concern that surface-water supplies may not satisfy Author: John S.

Clarke and Michael F. Peck. has abundant groundwater resources found mostly south of the fall line, but also in the Valley and Ridge region in the northwestern part of the state. In the intervening Piedmont and Blue Ridge regions, the crystalline bedrock and overlying saprolite typically do not provide significant amounts of groundwater.

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Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs) were created in by the Georgia General Assembly to protect the state's soil and water resources following the Dust Bowl of the 's. Districts provide a way for citizens to set local resource priorities for .V Natural Ground-Water Quality (continued) Fluoride 68 Corrosiveness 70 Radionuclides 70 Base-Line Ground-Water Quality Conditions 72 Alabama 73 Florida 77 Georgia 79 Mississippi 84 North Carolina 89 South Carolina 93 Virginia 97 References Cited VI Sources of Ground-Water Contamination Definition of the Problem Importance of the Resource .The Atlanta metropolitan area or metro Atlanta, officially designated by the US Census Bureau as the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta Metropolitan Statistical Area, is the most populous metro area in the U.S.

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