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  Sedgwick County Geohydrolgy

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Abstract

Introduction

Geography

General Geology

Geologic History

Geologic Formations

Ground Water

Wells and Springs

Logs

References

Plates

 

Table of Contents

Abstract
Introduction
Purpose and scope of investigation
Location and extent of area
Previous geologic and hydrologic work
Methods of Investigation
Well-numbering system
Acknowledgments
Geography
Topography and drainage
Climate
Population
Agriculture
Mineral Resources
Industries
General geology
Summary of stratigraphy
Summary of Geologic History
Paleozoic Era
Mesozoic Era
Cenozoic Era
Geologic Formations and their water-bearing properties
Paleozoic Rocks
Cenozoic Rocks
Ground Water
Explanation of terms
The water table and movement of ground water
Fluctuations of the water table
Ground-water recharge
Ground-water discharge
Ground-water areas
Chemical character of ground water
Utilization of ground water
Development of additional large ground-water supplies
Records of wells and springs
Logs of wells and test holes
Selected references
Plates

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  Kansas Geological Survey, Geohydrology of Sedgwick County
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Web version Nov. 1998. Original publication date Dec. 1965.
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