Geology and Water Resources of Smith Valley, Lyon and Douglas Counties Nevada

This report on Smith Valley is the result of one of a series of valley or area studies made under a Statewide cooperative program by the United States Geological Survey and the State Engineer of Nevada for the evaluation of the ground-water resources of the State.Discussion of ground water the occurrence, movement, chemical quality, recharge, utilization, and discharge of confined, unconfined, and spring water forms the principal part of this report. The geology and water-bearing characteristics of the rocks are discussed in the report, as the geology is a prime factor in the occurrence and movement of ground water. Inflow, utilization, and outflow of surface water and its influence on ground water are outlined.

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Citation Date 1953-01-01T12:00:00

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Original ID 50ec3aefb656b70647f32e38bcd18584
Index Date 2014-08-27T20:34:00Z
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Original Version 1.2


Name Loeltz, O.J.
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Name Eakin, T.E.
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Geographic Extent

North Bound 39.2095
South Bound 38.5553
East Bound -118.979
West Bound -119.875