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Probable high ground-water levels on Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Open-File Report 80-1008
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Abstract

Water-level records from 146 short-term (1 year) observation wells and 13 long-term (16-28 years) observation wells were used to estimate the probable high ground-water level that could occur at any site on Cape Cod. The estimation was based on correlation of a single water-level measurement from a test site with water-level records of the nine index wells. Maps showing areas of Cape Cod represented by the nine index wells and showing five ranges of water-level fluctuation are used in conjunction with tables of water-level adjustments to make the estimates. (USGS)

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Probable high ground-water levels on Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Series title Open-File Report
Series number 80-1008
DOI 10.3133/ofr801008
Edition -
Year Published 1980
Language ENGLISH
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey,
Description iii, 31 p. :ill., 2 col. maps ;28 cm.