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Approximate areas of recharge to the Chicot and Evangeline aquifer systems in the Houston-Galveston area, Texas

Open-File Report 77-754

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Abstract

This map shows the general geographic areas of recharge to the Chicot and Evangeline aquifers in the Houston area, Texas. The area of recharge for the Evangeline an Chicot aquifers is between the outcrop of the Beaumont Clay and the updip part of the Fleming Formation. The recharge area for the Evangeline aquifer includes the most landward outcrop of the Willis Formation and in places, the coastward outcrop of the Fleming Formation. The recharge area of the Chicot aquifer includes the outcrops of the Montgomery and Bentley Formations and coastward outcrop of the Willis Formation. (Woodard-USGS)

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Approximate areas of recharge to the Chicot and Evangeline aquifer systems in the Houston-Galveston area, Texas
Series title:
Open-File Report
Series number:
77-754
Edition:
-
Year Published:
1977
Language:
ENGLISH
Description:
1 map; 1 p.