Browse Miscellaneous Publications - Illinois State Water Survey by Title

  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1991-10)
    This report consists of a series of papers presented at several American Meteorological Conferences held at Salt Lake City, Utah during September 9-13, 1991. In total, the Illinois State Water Survey (ISWS) staff presented ...

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  • Kelly, Walton R.; Holm, Thomas R. (Illinois State Water Survey, 2011)
    In November 2010, a well water sample from a home near Tolono (labeled as well TOL-1 for this study) was sent to the Illinois State Water Survey’s (ISWS) Public Service Laboratory (PSL) in Champaign. The total arsenic ...

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  • Changnon, Stanley A., Jr.; Hsu, Chin-Fei (Illinois State Water Survey, 1980)
    In 1978, during a dry summer period, a group of citizens in the Saline and Gallatin County area of southeastern Illinois became interested in the possibility of obtaining additional rainfall through the use of a weather ...

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  • Hsu, Chin-Fei; Changnon, Stanley A., Jr. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1981)
    During the dry summer of 1978, a group of citizens in southeastern Illinois became interested in the possibility of obtaining additional rainfall through the use of a weather modification program. By the latter part of the ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1982)
    This report addresses one of the 13 major water planning issues identified as a part of a multi-year effort of the Illinois State Water Plan. The planning activity began in 1980 with the appointment by Governor Thompson ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1982)
    The Illinois State Water Survey has been conducting fish bioassays since 1974. The principal objective of the work is to determine the tolerance of some fishes native to Illinois, mainly bluegill, largemouth bass, and ...

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  • Illinois Global Climate Change Program, Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1992)
    A series of fact sheets published by the Global Climate Change Program to better inform the public on climate change issues. Contents: MP 137-1: The Illinois Global Climate Change Program MP 137-2: What is the Greenhouse ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1992)
    housands of precipitation samples are collected each year by the National Atmospheric Deposition Program/National Trends Network (NADP/NTN), the nation's acid rain monitoring network. A network of this size and importance ...

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  • Mueller, Eugene A.; Vogel, John L. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1988)
    The CHILL radar system was designed and developed jointly by the University of CHicago and the ILLinois State Water Survey from 1968 to 1970. CHILL is a transportable, dual-wavelength (3 and 10 cm), dual polarization, ...

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  • Mueller, Eugene A.; Kennedy, Patrick C.; Brunkow, David A. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1989)
    It is likely that an almost infinite variety of methods exist for analyzing radar data; so the compilation of a single "analysis guide" is somewhat presumptuous. However, most of these analysis procedures are sensitive to ...

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  • Brunkow, David A. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1989)
    This guide is the third in a series of manuals designed to aid users and potential users of the CHILL radar (designed and developed jointly by the University of CHicago and the ILLinois State Water Survey. This manual is ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1992)
    Several climate studies (e.g., Jones et al., 1986a, 1986b; Hansen and Lebedeff, 1987, 1988; Jones, 1988; Vinnikov et al., 1990; IPCC, 1990) have determined that the earth's global climate is warming. Some scientists ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1991)
    Agricultural technology has greatly increased the productivity of American agriculture during the past several decades. The higher yields and larger production are a result of better hybrids and varieties, larger application ...

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  • Evans, William Barrett (Illinois State Water Survey, 1994)
    Cloud Condensation Nuclei (CCN) are microscopic particles in the atmosphere which develop into water droplets when exposed to supersaturated conditions. The clouds formed by these droplets have a significant effect on the ...

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  • Gay, David (Illinois State Water Survey, 2013)
    Daily Canadian Air and Precipitation Monitoring Network and weekly National Atmospheric Deposition Program / National Trends Network wet-deposition data collected continuously during 2005-2011 at two co-located sites located ...

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  • Occhiogrosso, William (Illinois State Water Survey, 1994)
    Earth's atmosphere contains a mixture of gases and particles known as aerosols. An aerosol is a suspension of solid or liquid particles in a gas that exhibits stability over some relevant time period. Some aerosols generate ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1969)
    The information in this letter is relevant to the cost of construction and operation of municipal sewage treatment facilities in Illinois. It represents another product of current research at the Illinois State Water Survey ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1968)
    This information on the cost of pumping water represents one product of research currently under way at the Illinois State Water Survey on the cost of water resource development. Technical Letters 7 and 8 have treated water ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1968)
    This technical letter concerns the cost of reservoirs in Illinois, and represents one product of research on the cost of water resources development currently under way at the Illinois State Water Survey. Technical Letter ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1968)
    Information presented here on the cost of treating surface water and groundwater in Illinois represents one product of research currently under way at the Illinois State Water Survey on the cost of water resources development. ...

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