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... Geology and ground-water resources of the island of Hawaii

Harold T. Stearns

... Geology and ground-water resources of the island of Hawaii

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Published by Printed in the territory of Hawaii in Honolulu, Hawaii .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Hawaii.,
    • Groundwater -- Hawaii.,
    • Water-supply -- Hawaii.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement by Harold T. Stearns ... and Gordon A. MacDonald ...
      SeriesHawaii (Ter.) Dept. of public lands. Division of hydrography. Bulletin 9
      ContributionsMacdonald, Gordon Andrew, 1911- joint author., Geological Survey (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB832.H4 A4 no. 9
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 363 p.
      Number of Pages363
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL254362M
      LC Control Numbergs 47000125
      OCLC/WorldCa2334842

      Geology, the study of the earth’s natural resources benefits everyone. The natural resources of the earth supply things we need from fuel, water, rocks, sand, and gems. Natural resources are not limitless. Without understanding how these resources came about and how to conserve them, the future quality of civilization is questionable. Special characteristics of Hawaiian bauxite deposits are attributed to ground water circulation along the permeable, clinkery tops of lava flows. bauxite East Pacific Ocean Islands Kauai County Hawaii Oregon Kauai economic geology Hawaii mineral deposits, Related Book by: 3.


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; 2 folded maps in Cited by: 3. The island of Molokai is the fifth largest of the Hawaiian Islands, with an area of square miles. It lies 25 miles southeast of Oahu, and miles northwest of Maui.

It consists of two principal parts, each a major volcanic mountain. East Molokai rises to 4, feet altitude. It is built largely of basaltic lavas, with a thin cap of andesites and a little by: Hawaii, the largest island in the Hawaiian group, is 93 miles long, 76 miles wide, and covers. Geology and ground-water resources of the island of Hawaii book, square miles.

Mauna Loa Volcano is 13, feet high and Mauna Kea is 13, feet high. Plate 1 shows the geology, wells, springs, and water-development tunnels. Plate 2 is a map and description of points of geologic interest along the main highways. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stearns, Harold T.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Macdonald, Gordon A. (Gordon Andrew), Geology and ground-water resources of the island of Kauai, Hawaii.

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Hawai‘i Division of Hydrography Bulletins. The Hawaii Division of Hydrography Bulletins contain the first comprehensive and detailed studies of the geology. Geology and ground-water resources of the island of Hawaii book water resources of the (then) Territory of Hawai‘i.

The main author of this remarkable series was Harold T. Stearns, a geologist with the U.S. Geological Survey for more than 20 years. Geology and Ground-water Resources of the Honolulu-Pearl Harbor Area, Oahu, Hawaii: Authors: Wentworth, Chester Keeler,Honolulu (Hawaii).

Board of Water Supply: LC Subject Headings: Geology--Hawaii--Pearl Harbor Water-supply--Hawaii--Pearl Harbor Groundwater--Hawaii--Pearl Harbor: Date Issued: Publisher:Cited by:   Author of Geology and ground-water resources of the island of Hawaii, Geology and ground-water resources of the Island of Niihau, Hawaii, Geology and ground-water resources of the Island of Molokai, Hawaii, Geology of the Hawaiian islands, A guide to the Craters of the Moon National Monument, Idaho, Geology of the state of Hawaii, Road guide to points of geologic interest in the.

Supplement to the Geology and ground-water resources of. Geology and ground-water resources of the island of Hawaii book island of Oahu, Hawaii Supplement to the Geology and ground-water resources of the island of Oahu, Hawaii by Stearns, Harold T.

(Harold Thornton), Internet Archive Books. American : Geology and ground-water resources of the Island of Niihau, Hawaii / (Honolulu, ), by Harold T.

Stearns, Gordon A. Macdonald, and Geological Survey (U.S.) (page images at HathiTrust) Geología y protohistoria ibéricas ([Madrid, El Progreso Editorial, ]), by Juan Vilanova y Piera and Juan de Dios de la Rada y Delgado (page images at. Contact, chat, social media.

About. Organization, jobs, budget. REGIONAL AQUIFER-SYSTEM ANALYSIS-OAHU, HAWAII GEOHYDROLOGY OF THE ISLAND OF OAHU, HAWAII By Charles D. Hunt, Jr. ABSTRACT The island of Oahu, Hawaii, is the eroded remnant of two coalesced shield volcanoes, the Waianae Volcano and the Koolau Volcano.

Shield-building lavas emanated mainly from the rift zones of the by: WSP / Stearns, H. and MacDonald, G. / GEOLOGY AND GROUND-WATER RESOURCES OF THE ISLAND OF MAUI, HAWAII,pb, pages, 44 plates (2 in pocket), 46 figs., - 3 - $ WSP / Boyd, D.

/ WATER SUPPLY AND IRRIGATION PAPERS OF THE USGS CONCERNING LARIMER AND WELD COUNTIES COLORADO,pb, 90 pages, 21 plates, 8 figs., slight. ground-water trends, to construct and calibrate numerical ground-water models, and in the future, to compare ground-water conditions against the baseline.

List of Wells Monitored Within the Network Table 1 presents a summary of all wells and test holes that have been incorporated into the West Hawaii water level Size: 2MB. Notice - The USGS Water Resources Mission Area's priority is to maintain the safety and well-being of our communities, including providing critical situational awareness in times of flooding in all 50 U.S.

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Recharge data for Hawaii Island in shapefile format. The data are from the following sources: Whittier, R.B and A.I. El-Kadi. Human Health and Environmental Risk Ranking of On-Site Sewage Disposal systems for the Hawaiian Islands of Kauai, Molokai, Maui, and Hawaii - Final, Prepared for Hawaii Dept.

of Health, Safe Drinking Water Branch by the University of Hawaii, Dept. of Geology and. This report provides data and information on the quantity and quality of ground-water resources in and adjacent to proposed geothermal development areas on the Island of Hawaii Geothermal project for the development of as much as MW of electric power from the geothermal system in the East Rift Zone of Kilauea Volcano.

Norah Dowell Stearns was an American hydrogeologist from Providence, Rhode Island. She was one of the earliest-known women to contribute to hydrogeology. Even in the early 20th century, she published independently (without co-authors), which was rare for women at the time.

Her work continued to be cited in the later 20th utions: United States Geological Survey. the Schofield ground-water body, Island of Oahu, Hawaii: U.S.

Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report Devaney, Dennis M., Marion Kelly. Oki, D.S.,Geohydrology of the central Oahu, Hawaii, ground-water flow system and numerical simulation of the effects of additional pumping, U.S. Geological Survey Water- Resources Investigations Report 97–, p.

Ground water resources of the Bryce Canyon National Park area, Volcanic and Seismic Hazards on the Island of Hawaii; Geology and thermal history of Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming (USGS Bulletin ) (*). Water is a BIG issue on the volcanic island of Hawaii. The state of our soils significantly impacts our access to water, as do our weather patterns and human behaviors.

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Geological Survey Open-File Report (Sherrod and others, ). This geologic map shows the distribution and stratigraphic relation of volcanic, intrusive, and sedimentary units emplaced in the past 8 million years across the eight principal islands of the Hawaiian archipelago, State of Hawaii, U.S.A.

Honolulu (/ ˌ h ɒ n ə ˈ l uː l uː /; Hawaiian:) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of is an unincorporated part of and the county seat of the City and County of Honolulu along the southeast coast of the island of Oʻahu.

The city is the main gateway to Hawaiʻi and a major portal into the United States. The city is also a major hub for international business and County: Honolulu. Based on Piper's trilinear classification, groundwater samples (i.e., W-4, 6, 7 and 8) under investigation were classified as chemically alkalies earth/strong acidic, but samples W-3 and 5 were.

LEARNING RESOURCES There is no adequate text book for this course - the book listed below remains the basic source of information concerning the geology of Hawaii but is considerably out-of-date, yet continues to provide the basic foundation on processes of constructing and denuding a.

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Bauer, September “Agricultural Water Use and Development Plan,” prepared for State of Hawaii, Department of Agriculture; by Water Resource Associates, Honolulu, HI, December “Bulletin 9, Geology and Ground-Water Resources of the Island of Hawaii,” prepared for.

A knowledge of geology is of the first importance to the practical engineer. The author compiled the requisite information in a clear and concise manner in one volume, in the hope that it may serve as a handy book of reference.

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Format Book Published. the lowest water table as basal ground water to distinguish it from perched water. According to this broad definition, ground water in freshwater-lens and in dike-impounded systems both can be considered basal ground water.

Descriptions of ground water in Hawaii have generally limited the use of the term "basal" to occurrences of ground water. Geology and Ground-Water Resources of the Island of Molokai, Hawaii.

Bulletin [Honolulu]: U. Geological Survey, This study of Molokai’s geology, ground-water resources, and petrography includes maps, photographs, charts, and tables. Loc: Mol File Size: KB. Stearns, H.T., and Macdonald, G.A.,Geology and ground-water resources of the Island of Hawaii: Hawaii Division of Hydrography Bulletin, no.

9, p., (incl. Valenciano, Santos,Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, Saipan, Guam, and American Samoa, ground water resources: in National water summary ; hydrologic events, selected water-quality trends, and ground-water resources, Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper (Washington),– Google ScholarCited by: 1 Geology of the Hawaiian Islands Class 14 26 February Any Questions.

Homework #4 Assignment using your Earth Systems Today CD Check the web site for explanation Due by next Thursday Ground water Water that occupies the voids in rocks below the soil layer Very Important Resource Water Problems in Hawaii.

Mineral water is pdf entirely pdf. Here the word "mineral" is used in reference to dissolved solids that occur in the water as it is taken from a natural source such as a spring. These dissolved substances occur in the water because while the water was in the ground it came into contact with mineral and non-mineral materials.Publications The list below contains only download pdf selected few Mauna Loa publications to get interested readers started.

For a more comprehensive listing, please see Wright, T.L., and Takahashi, T.J.,Hawai‘i bibliographic database, Bulletin of Volcanology, v.

59, p. Updates to the Wright and Takahashi database are compiled and maintained in a bibliography related to the Geology of.Ebookhe repeated Howel Williams' seminar and finished his book 'Volcanoes'. His geologic ebook cover an area of 10, km 2 in Hawaii and California. Harold T.

Stearns (U.S. Geological Survey groundwater program) had already mapped the groundwater resources on some of the islands of the Territory of mater: University of California, Berkeley.