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Dikes of the Lake Tahoe Basin

Dates

Release Date
2009-01-01
Time Period
2005
Publication Date

Citation

Plume, R.W., 2009, Dikes of the Lake Tahoe Basin: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9YNFPLH.

Summary

These data were released prior to the October 1, 2016 effective date for the USGS’s policy dictating the review, approval, and release of scientific data as referenced in USGS Survey Manual Chapter 502.8 Fundamental Science Practices: Review and Approval of Scientific Data for Release. These data present a ground-water inventory of existing geospatial data and other information needed to determine the extent and characteristics of the aquifers in the Tahoe Basin. Geospatial and other data include geologic maps and soil surveys of the entire basin and for specific watersheds within the basin at the best available scales; vegetation remote-sensing datasets; well information from various local, state, and federal agencies; geophysical [...]

Contacts

Point of Contact :
U.S. Geological Survey, Nevada Water Science Center
Originator :
Russel W. Plume
Metadata Contact :
U.S. Geological Survey
SDC Data Owner :
Integrated Modeling & Prediction Division
USGS Mission Area :
Water Resources

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SIM3063_Shapefile.zip 34.07 MB application/zip
sim3063_Tahoe_Dike.xml
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SIM3063_XML.zip 34.74 MB application/zip

Purpose

These data were developed to represent hydrogeologic units within the Lake Tahoe basin in support of the Lake Tahoe ground-water inventory. The intended uses of this data set include, but are not limited to, natural resource modeling, mapping, and visualization applications.
Map of the Hydrogeology of the Lake Tahoe Basin, California and Nevada
Map of the Hydrogeology of the Lake Tahoe Basin, California and Nevada

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  • Model Data Management Function (MDMF)

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Provenance

These data were originally released on the Water Mission Area National Spatial Data Infrastructure Node and were migrated to sciencebase.gov in 2023. These data were released prior to the October 1, 2016 effective date for the USGS's policy dictating the review, approval, and release of scientific data as referenced in USGS Survey Manual Chapter 502.8 Fundamental Science Practices: Review and Approval of Scientific Data for Release.

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9YNFPLH

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