Browse Miscellaneous Publications - Illinois State Water Survey by Title

  • 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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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1991-10)
    The climate of Illinois is greatly affected by the state's position in the middle of the North American continent, the third largest land mass on earth. The mountains in the western part of the continent are a formidable ...

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  • Harlin, Karen; Olszewski, Leon; Gatz, Donald F.; Sweet, Clyde (Illinois State Water Survey, 1994)
    The Integrated Atmospheric Deposition Network (IADN) is a joint monitoring program between the United States and Canada. The program's objectives are to determine the status, change, and trends of toxic organics in the ...

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  • Gatz, Donald F.; Sweet, Clyde W.; Basu, Ilora; Vermette, Stephen J.; Harlin, Karen; Bauer, Sherman (Illinois State Water Survey, 1994)
    The Integrated Atmospheric Deposition Network is a joint effort of the United States and Canada to measure atmospheric deposition of toxic materials to the Great Lakes. It was mandated by Annex 15 (Airborne Toxic Substances) ...

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  • Sweet, Clyde W.; Harlin, Karen; Gatz, Donald F.; Bauer, Sherman (Illinois State Water Survey, 1996)
    The purpose of this report is to summarize data from samples collected from the U.S. sampling stations in the Integrated Atmospheric Deposition Network (IADN) between December, 1992 and March, 1994. This report is a ...

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  • Hlinka, Kenneth J.; Buck, Andrew G.; Clark, Gary R. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1999)
    This report summarizes the investigation of Sand Lake conducted by the Illinois State Water Survey and the Office of Water Resources, both within the Department of Natural Resources. The report investigates the ...

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  • Mannix, Devin H.; Abrams, Daniel B.; Roadcap, George S.; Hadley, Daniel R.; Kelly, Walton R. (Illinois State Water Survey, 2017-08)
    Sandstone aquifers in Illinois have been important sources of water for municipalities and industries since the mid-1800s, and remain important in Will, Kendall, Kane, and McHenry Counties (Figure 1a). Long-term withdrawals ...

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  • Petersen, Mary Schoen (Illinois State Water Survey, 1991-10)
    The data are nearly identical to the original hourly surface observations as archived by the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). The exceptions are the sky condition, cloud coverage, cloud type, and cloud height elements. ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1993)
    The Office of Ground-Water Information in the Hydrology Division of the Illinois State Water Survey offers a full range of ground-water information services, including well records, hydrologic reports, and data on well ...

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  • Scott, Robert W.; Knapp, H. Vernon (Illinois State Water Survey, 1996)
    This report contains guidelines for use of a hydrological and meteorological database that has been developed for the 1993 flood in the Midwest. The emphasis is on presentation of difficult-to-access data collected largely ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1977)
    These Recommendations for water treatment of boilers and water systems have been prepared by the Illinois State Water Survey for Illinois State Institutions. These have been adopted as Standard by the Mental Health ...

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  • Hillberg Steven D.; Sinclair, Robert A. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1983)
    The Illinois Climate Calendar provides the daily accounts of the following parameters: average maximum (HI) and minimum (LO) temperatures for the date, average heating degree day (HD) and cooling degree day (CD) totals ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1990)
    Irrigation, chemical applications, pest management,and alternative energy development - all these operations rely on accurate and timely climate data. Decision makers in both Illinois agriculture and Illinois business and ...

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  • Nelson, Marcia E. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1982)
    In 1897 the Illinois State Water Survey issued its first publication, entitled Chemical Survey of the Water Supplies of Illinois, Preliminary Report. This report was designated Bulletin 1. In succeeding years the State ...

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  • Talkington, Laurie M. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1991)
    The Illinois River is at a crossroads. All the events in its history, both natural and those accomplished through human intervention, are now poised to change the river in ways that may render it unrecognizable in our own ...

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  • Hendrie, L. Keith; Wendland, Wayne M. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1981)
    The potential resource of solar and wind energy over the area of Illinois is indeed great. The percent of total demand which may be realized from these two "renewable" energy sources depends on the maximum potential, and ...

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