Water Resources Data, Alabama, Water Year 2002

Water Data Report AL-02-1
Prepared in cooperation with the Alabama Department of Environmental Management, the Alabama Department of Transportation, and with other State, municipal, and Federal agencies
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Water resources data for the 2002 water year for Alabama consist of records of stage, discharge, and water quality of streams; stages and contents of lakes and reservoirs; and water levels in wells. This report includes records on both surface and ground water in the State. Specifically, it contains: (1) discharge records for 131 streamflow-gaging stations, for 41 partial-record or miscellaneous streamflow stations; (2) stage and content records for 14 lakes and reservoirs and stage at 47 stations; (3) water-quality records for 12 streamflow-gaging stations, for 17 ungaged streamsites, and for 2 precipitation stations; (4) water temperature at 14 surfacewater stations; (5) specific conductance and dissolved oxygen at 12 stations; (6) turbidity at 3 stations; (7) sediment data at 6 stations; (8) water-level records for 2 recording observation wells; and (9) water-quality records for 21 ground-water stations. Also included are lists of active and discontinued continuous-record surface-water-quality stations, and partial-record and miscellaneous surface-water-quality stations. These data represent that part of the National Water Data System operated by the U.S. Geological Survey and cooperating Federal, State, and local agencies in Alabama.

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Water Resources Data, Alabama, Water Year 2002
Series title Water Data Report
Series number AL-02-1
DOI 10.3133/wdrAL021
Edition -
Year Published 2003
Language ENGLISH
Publisher Geological Survey (U.S.)
Contributing office(s) Alabama Water Science Center
Description ix, 511 p.
Time Range Start 2001-10-01
Time Range End 2002-09-30
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