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Hydraulic and Salinity Characteristics of the Tidal Reach of the Peace River, Southwestern Florida

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Date Issued:
1989
Summary:
The purpose of this report is to summarize information on hydraulics, salinity distribution, and freshwater flushing in the tidal Peace River, not only for use in management, but also as a referrnce source for future estuarine studies. The report was prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Florida Department of Environmental Regulation and is based primarily on data collected during 1982-86 as part of the Charlotte Harbor estuarine investigation. The report includes information on river bathymetry, flood-plain characteristics, tributary and ground-water inflows, tidal stage, velocity and discharge, salinity distribution and stratification, and freshwater replacement time.
Title: Hydraulic and Salinity Characteristics of the Tidal Reach of the Peace River, Southwestern Florida.
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Name(s): Stoker, Yvonne E.
Henderson, S. E.
McPherson, Benjamin F.
Florida Dept. of Environmental Regulation.
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Bibliography
Issuance: multipart monograph
Date Issued: 1989
Publisher: Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey
U.S. Geological Survey, Books and Open-File Reports [distributor]
Place of Publication: Tallahassee, Fla.
Denver, Colo.
Physical Form: print
Extent: v, 37 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Language(s): eng
Summary: The purpose of this report is to summarize information on hydraulics, salinity distribution, and freshwater flushing in the tidal Peace River, not only for use in management, but also as a referrnce source for future estuarine studies. The report was prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Florida Department of Environmental Regulation and is based primarily on data collected during 1982-86 as part of the Charlotte Harbor estuarine investigation. The report includes information on river bathymetry, flood-plain characteristics, tributary and ground-water inflows, tidal stage, velocity and discharge, salinity distribution and stratification, and freshwater replacement time.
Identifier: 21052139 (oclc), fgcu_swfe_0450 (IID), AAA3827 QF
Note(s): by Yvonne E. Stoker, S.E. Henderson, and Benjamin F. McPherson ; prepared in cooperation with the Florida Department of Environmental Regulation.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 37).
Subject(s): Streamflow -- Florida -- Peace River
Salinity -- Florida -- Peace River
Hydrology -- Florida -- Peace River
Charlotte Harbor Information Resource Center documents
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Held by: SUS01 FCL01
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fgcu/fd/fgcu_swfe_0450
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Host Institution: FGCU
Is Part of Series: Water-resources investigations report ; 88-4162.