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NIWQP Project/Study Area—


Humboldt River Area, Nevada

Location
The Humboldt River Area is about 70 miles northeast of Reno in the Lovelock Valley in west-central Nevada. (Detail map pdf)


Status
Based on the evaluation of the studies conducted at this Project, the NIWQP is no longer involved at this location.


Phases 2 and 3 Data
Chemical Data From Water:
ASCII - 25 KB .dat File  or  Microsoft Excel - 104 KB .xls File

Bottom Material:
ASCII - 8 KB .dat File  or  Microsoft Excel - 46 KB .xls File

Inorganic:
ASCII - 36 KB .dat File  or  Microsoft Excel - 143 KB .xls File

Organic:
ASCII - 7 KB .dat File  or  Microsoft Excel - 29 KB .xls File


Documents
Seiler, R.L., and Tuttle, P.L., 1997, Field Verification Study of Water Quality, Bottom Sediment, and Biota Associated with Irrigation Drainage in and near Humboldt Wildlife Management Area, Churchill and Pershing Counties, Nevada, 1996. USGS Open-File Report 97-586, 38 p.

Seiler, R.L., Ekechukwu, G.A., and Hallock, R.J., 1993, Reconnaissance investigation of water quality, bottom sediment, and biota associated with irrigation drainage in and near Humboldt Wildlife Management area, Churchill and Pershing Counties, Nevada, 1990-91: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 93-4072, 115 p.

Rowe, T.G., Lico, M.S., Hallock, R.J., Maest, A.S., Hoffman, R.J., 1991, Physical, chemical, and biological data for detailed study of irrigation drainage in and near Stillwater, Fernley, and Humboldt Wildlife Management areas and Carson Lake, west-Central Nevada.


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