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Water-quality data from Bell County, Texas, 1978-2017

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
1978-04-24
End Date
2017-04-10

Citation

Braun, C.L., 2018, Water-quality data from Bell County, Texas, 1978-2017: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F73777XM.

Summary

Between 2012 and 2015, water-quality samples were collected by the USGS in cooperation with the Clearwater Underground Water Conservation District (CUWCD), the Bell County Adaptive Management Coalition (BCAMC), and other entities, with a primary goal of characterizing the groundwater resources in Bell County, Texas. Water resources associated with the northern segment of the Edwards aquifer near the Village of Salado were of primary interest, but water resources in the Trinity aquifer were also investigated to a lesser degree (the assessment focused on a springs complex in the Village of Salado). Data associated with other water quality samples collected by the USGS in Bell County during 1978 to 2017, outside of the cooperative agreements [...]

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Bell_County_QW_CodeDefinitions.txt
“Description of codes used in water-quality data files”
1.61 KB
Bell_County_QW_FieldDefinitions.txt
“Description of fields used in water-quality data files”
44.66 KB
Bell_County_QW_SiteInformation.txt
“Description of site information including latitude and longitude”
3.11 KB
Bell County QW.xml
“Metadata file”
Original FGDC Metadata

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36.6 KB
Bell_County_qaqc_blanks.txt
“QA/QC results associated with blanks”
5.2 KB
Bell_County_qaqc_replicates.txt
“QA/QC results associated with replicates”
11.34 KB
Bell_County_qw_data.txt
“Environmental sample results”
170.71 KB
Bell_County_QW_data.xlsx
“Environmental and QA/QC sample results”
195.51 KB
Bell_County_QW_sites.jpg
“Water-quality sampling locations in Bell County, Texas”
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Purpose

The data presented in this dataset were collected to provide the Clearwater Underground Water Conservation District and the Bell County Adaptive Management Coalition with hydrogeologic and water quality data for use in making informed decisions regarding the use and preservation of the groundwater resources in Bell County.
Water-quality sampling locations in Bell County, Texas
Water-quality sampling locations in Bell County, Texas

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  • USGS Data Release Products
  • USGS Texas Water Science Center

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/F73777XM

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