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Stream composition of the conterminous United States

Hydrologic Atlas 61

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Abstract

This atlas is comprise of three maps of the conterminous United States which show separately the prevalent dissolved-solids concentrations, prevalent chemical type, and average sediment concentration of rivers. the river-composition data shown on plates 1-3 provide a starting point for evaluating our surface-water resources on a nationwide scale, indicate regions where acceptable supplies might be found and delineate some of the principal trouble spots throughout the country.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Stream composition of the conterminous United States
Series title:
Hydrologic Atlas
Series number:
61
Year Published:
1962
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location:
Washington, D.C.
Contributing office(s):
Minnesota Water Science Center
Description:
3 Plates: 39.5 x 23.0 inches or smaller
Country:
United States
Scale:
7000000
Online Only (Y/N):
N
Additional Online Files (Y/N):
N