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Table 3

Table 3--Physical properties of water-bearing material from test holes in Reno County.

Test Hole Number Depth of Sample (feet) Mechanical Analysis (percent by weight) Coefficient of permeability (gpd/ft2)
Gravel (larger than 4 mm) Fine gravel (4.0-2.0 mm) Very coarse sand (2.0-1.0 mm) Coarse sand (1.0-0.50 mm) Medium sand (0.50-0.25 mm) Fine sand (0.25-0.125 mm) Very fine sand (0.125-0.062 mm) Silt and clay (less than 0.062 mm)
22-5-19ab0-2    31.349.011.78.0 
 2-14   0.434.651.47.66.0 
 14-16   .923.937.810.027.4 
 16-28   .436.850.06.46.4 
 28-38   .927.135.811.824.5 
 66-92   7.158.027.52.94.5110
22-5-28ad0-29   2.348.143.04.71.9 
 29-34   1.040.442.08.38.3 
 34-65   2.425.728.515.328.1 
 65-85   3.428.834.210.323.350
 85-116   4.854.832.73.83.9110
22-5-30dc0-3   3.935.339.810.510.5 
 12-1820.326.430.015.94.81.3.4.9 
 18-253.211.227.128.221.16.41.21.61,400
 25-317.922.227.519.913.96.41.11.12,800
 31-345.014.929.025.616.07.31.11.1750
22-5-29dd0-4.4.43.58.826.434.810.215.5 
 16-316.724.236.421.18.51.8.4.93,200
22-6-26cb0-3   .811.110.316.161.7 
 10-203.617.028.926.811.64.92.74.5120
 20-256.617.132.323.212.33.81.92.8810
 25-6819.227.433.613.53.81.0.51.02,400
23-4-18cb0-6  1.311.554.127.43.81.9 
 10-4315.734.229.912.85.51.1.4.41,500
23-5-3aa0-5   1.044.743.67.13.6 
 5-16  .45.955.426.64.77.040
 16-28   1.549.342.65.11.5190
 28-31  .48.459.321.34.46.2 
 31-41   3.656.233.74.12.4140
 41-47   4.258.330.94.22.4210
 47-57  1.115.449.217.76.310.330
 57-98   5.947.423.07.915.810
 98-107   6.444.636.26.46.4 
 107-109   13.855.220.03.87.280
 109-123   2.333.732.710.620.7 
23-5-8aa0-3   1.610.615.713.328.8 
 3-5    1.87.812.178.3 
 5-233.69.114.618.733.417.42.3.9 
 23-3020.925.428.815.26.22.3.6.64,400
 30-428.813.625.326.616.38.2.7.71,090
 42-5733.220.121.615.16.52.01.0.5 
 57-6213.813.819.625.021.35.5.5.51,200
23-5-14da0-4  .98.256.428.93.91.7 
 4-7.72.95.816.133.626.66.611.7 
 7-4221.525.229.019.44.1.8  2,200
 42-4710.219.634.528.05.81.1.4.4950
23-5-232dd0-2 .53.87.519.830.418.219.8 
 4-4624.531.125.211.94.61.3.7.72,300
 46-505.219.136.426.09.82.3.6.6650
 50-9742.635.914.83.61.4.9.4.4 
23-6-1aa0-3   3.818.133.116.728.3 
 11-7026.634.922.39.74.01.4.4.72,120
23-6-36dd0-3   2.823.516.613.943.2 
 20-6424.328.819.213.57.43.41.12.33,400
 74-791.64.019.837.123.88.12.43.250
 89-1248.534.824.220.37.62.5.81.33,800
 124-1363.130.732.514.29.35.31.83.12,400
24-6-12bb0-3  1.616.839.816.77.317.8 
 20-29 1.39.437.134.68.23.16.3380
 29-40.68.119.145.022.03.5.61.1140
 46-722.227.735.419.77.72.91.52.9540
 80-1526.219.024.423.414.25.72.74.490
23-5-2dd32-58        50
23-5-24da9-69        1,900
22-9-20dd40-80        430
 80-119        230
 160-180        400
 193-212        2,400
23-10-19bcb17-78.5        2,200
25-10-12cc30-48.5        140
 51-85        460
26-10-20dd20-54.5        50

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