Water Science for Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia
This page contains a Bibliographical Listing of online publications from the Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Water Science Center of the US Geological Survey, Water Resources Division.
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To see publications available from the MD-DE-DC WSC, browse the bibliography page. The bibliography page also contains the links listed below.
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*Water Resources Investigations Reports have been replaced by Scientific Investigations Report as of 2004
Gellis/Noe Linganore Creek Study from Journal of Soils and Sediments
Gellis, A.C., Noe, G.B., 2013, Sediment source analysis in the Linganore Creek watershed, Maryland, USA, using the sediment fingerprinting approach: 2008 to 20101: Journal of Soils and Sediments: Assessment, Protection and Remediation (ISSN 1439-0108), 21 p.
Chanat, J.G., Miller, C.V., Bell, J.M., Majedi, B.F., and Brower, D.P., 2013, Summary and interpretation of discrete and continuous water-quality monitoring data, Mattawoman Creek, Charles County, Maryland, 2000–11: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5265, 42 p.
Dieter, C.A., Koterba, M.T., Zapecza, O.S., Walker, C.W., and Rice, D.E., 2013, Hydrogeologic framework, hydrology, and water quality in the Pearce Creek Dredge Material Containment Area and vicinity, Cecil County, Maryland, 2010–11: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5263, 219 p.
Clune, J.W., and Denver, J.M., 2012, Residence time, chemical and isotopic analysis of nitrate in the groundwater and surface water of a small agricultural watershed in the Coastal Plain, Bucks Branch, Sussex County, Delaware: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5235, 15 p.
Curtin, S.E., Andreasen, D.C., and Staley, A.W., 2012, Potentiometric surface and water-level difference maps of selected confined aquifers of Southern Maryland and Maryland’s Eastern Shore, 1975–2011: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5165, 36 p.
Fleming, B.J., Hammond, P.A., Stranko, S.A., Duigon, M.T., and Kasraei, Saeid, 2012, A science plan for a comprehensive assessment of water supply in the region underlain by fractured rock in Maryland: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5160, 29 p.
Banks, W.S.L., Masterson, J.P., and Johnson, C.D., 2012, Well Network Installation and Hydrogeologic Data Collection, Assateague Island National Seashore, Worcester County, Maryland, 2010: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5079, 20 p.
Doheny, E.J., Dillow, J.J.A., Mayer, P.M., and Striz, E.A., 2012, Geomorphic Responses to Stream Channel Restoration at Minebank Run, Baltimore County, Maryland 2002—08: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5012, 61 p.
Dieter, C.A., Campo, K.W., and Baker, A.C., Groundwater Quality and Occurrence and Distribution of Selected Constituents in the Aquia and Upper Patapsco Aquifers, Naval Air Station Patuxent River, St. Mary’s County, Maryland, July 2008: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5011, 16 p.
Banks, W.S.L., and Johnson, C.D., 2011, Collection, Processing, and Interpretation of Ground-Penetrating Radar to Determine Sediment Thickness at Selected Locations in Deep Creek Lake, Garrett County, Maryland, 2007: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011-5223, 36 p.
Ator, S.W., Brakebill, J.W. and Blomquist, J.D., 2011, Sources, Fate and Transport of Nitrogen and Phosphorus in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed: An Empirical Model: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011-5167, 27 p.
Koterba, M.T., Waldron, M.C., and Kraus, T.E.C., 2011, The Water-Quality Monitoring Program for the Baltimore Reservoir System, 1981–2007—Description, Review and Evaluation, and Framework Integration for Enhanced Monitoring: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011–5101, 133 p
Fleming, B.J., DeJong, B.D., and Phelan, D.J., 2011, Geology, Hydrology, and Water Quality of the Little Blackwater River Watershed, Dorchester County, Maryland, 2006—09: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011—5054, 82 p.
Denver, J.M., Cravotta, C.A., III, Ator, S.W., and Lindsey, B.D., 2010, Contributions of Phosphorus from Groundwater to Streams in the Piedmont, Blue Ridge, and Valley and Ridge Physiographic Provinces, Eastern United States: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010—5176, 38 p.
Doheny, E.J., and Banks, W.S.L., Selected Low-Flow Frequency Statistics for Continuous-Record Streamgage Locations in Maryland, 2010, USGS Open-File Report 2010-1310, 22 p.