Browse Miscellaneous Publications - Illinois State Water Survey by Title

  • 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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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1968)
    This letter concerning the cost of wells and pumps represents one product of research currently under way at the Illinois State Water Survey on the cost of water resources development. Parallel studies are going forward ...

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  • Angel, James R. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1996)
    A historical cyclone dataset was constructed for the period 1900 to 1990 from those cyclones passing over the Great Lakes with a central pressure ≤992 mb. This dataset was used to address the following five research topics: ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1980)
    Since 1971 the Illinois State Water Survey (ISWS) has been evolving a design of a multi-year precipitation modification experiment for the Midwest. The planning became more focused in 1976 and the research more intensive ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1989)
    Climate information served as the first major application of the weather sciences in the U.S. In fact, climate information was essential to this nation's settlement and then our advance as a world economic power. Climate ...

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  • Mjelde, James William (Illinois State Water Survey, 1986)
    This study addresses two major issues which have surfaced recently in the Agricultural Economics literature: 1) the need to model crop production in a dynamic framework, and 2) the need for a better understanding of ...

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  • Changnon, Stanley A.; Hsu, Chin-Fei; Towery, Neil G. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1979)
    A central area of research and services of the Atmospheric Sciences Section of the Illinois State Water Survey is planned weather modification. As part of our broad program, we attempt to evaluate, when time and skilled ...

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  • Loomans, Susan M. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1993)
    Water management is a crucial element in directing future land development across the United States. Measures are often taken to minimize flood hazards while at the same time maintaining an adequate water supply for ...

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