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Rush Valley Hydrologic Assessment
STATUS:   Current

Contact:  Philip Gardner
Funding Organization:  U.S. Geological Survey

Subject:  groundwater, water supply
Category:  Research
Data Type:  Water Quality
Start Date:  Tuesday, April 01, 2008
End Date:  Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Abstract:  The objective of the proposed study is to reassess the surface-water and ground-water hydrology of Rush Valley to develop a new conceptual model of the ground-water flow system in the valley. Specifically, the proposed study will update the water budgets, develop new potentiometric surface maps for the principal basin-fill aquifer, a new map of water quality in the basin-fill aquifer, and assess inter-basin flow from Rush Valley to adjacent valleys.

Organizations:   Utah Division of Water Rights
U.S. Geological Survey

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