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Oquirrh Mountains, Utah: Surface- and Ground-Water Monitoring Program
STATUS:   Current

Contact:  Terry Kenney
Funding Organization:  U.S. Geological Survey
Web:  http://ut.water.usgs.gov/projects/oquirrh/

Subject:  groundwater, monitoring, water supply, surface water, water quantity, water quality
Category:  Research
Data Type:  Water Quality

Abstract:  The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) in cooperation with Kennecott Utah Copper and the Utah Division of Water Rights established a network of water monitoring sites in the northern Oquirrh Mountains, Utah. Since water year 2000 water-quantity and water-quality data has been acquired from these ground-water wells, springs, and mine workings.

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

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