Browse Miscellaneous Publications - Illinois State Water Survey by Issue Date

  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1955)
    Monmouth has a temperate continental climate with a wide annual range in temperature. Summers are usually hot and humid with 65 percent of the annual precipitation occurring in the warmer half year (April - September). A ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1955)
    Rockford h u t temperate continental climate with a wide annual range in temper-attire. Sammen are usually hot, and 64 per cent of the annual precipitation occurs in the warmer half-year (April-September). A characteristic ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1955)
    Mt. Vernon has a temperate continental climate, with a wide range of temperature throughout the year. The characteristic Summer is very hot, usually humid with high rainfall variability from year to year. The characteristic ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1959)
    The excessive lowering of water levels in lakes and farm ponds because of inadequate rainfall has prompted municipal officials to inquire how water in reservoirs may be conserved.

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1959)
    Easy-to-use data for estimating the rate at which sediment accumulates in reservoirs in Illinois is the subject of this third in a series of technical letters that were initiated to make available to practicing engineers ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1959)
    A product of research studies at the Illinois State Water Survey has been the development of Illinois rainfall frequencies for periods of one hour to ten days. This information, summarized for easy reference in the ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1960)

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1960)
    Technical Letter No. 1 summarized results of a study to determine point rainfall frequencies in Illinois for storm periods of one hour to 10 days. As a result of subsequent requests from engineers and architects, this study ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Carbondale is largely an educational community, the home of Southern Illinois University. Carbondale lies in eastern Jackson County, at the northern edge of the Shawnee Hills Physiographic Section. This section of relatively ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Aurora is an industrial and residential city located along the Fox River in southeastern Kane County. The surrounding topography is a ridged plain typical of areas with three stages of the Pleistocene Glacial Period. The ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Bloomington and Normal are adjoining cities forming an urban area that serves as an agricultural, commercial, and industrial center for a portion of central Illinois. The rich agricultural area surrounding Bloomington-Normal ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Charleston is an agricultural and educational center, the home of Eastern Illinois University, and is the county seat for Coles County. Charleston is located on the broad Shelbyville Moraine which separates the physiographic ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Danville is an industrial and agricultural community located in east-central Illinois. The surrounding topography is an extremely flat glacial plain, although the city is partially located in the incised valley of the ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Decatur is an industrial and commercial city located in central Illinois. . It is the county seat of Macon County and the home of Milliken University. The topography around Decatur is largely a flat featureless glacial ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Havana is located along the Illinois River and occupies a portion of the river's broad flood plain in Central Illinois. Gently undulating plains lie to the west and east of the river valley. The topography does hot materially ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Rushville is located about ten miles west of the Illinois River in central Illinois and is the county seat of Schuyler County. Gently undulating plains surround Rushville, and the topography does not materially affect the ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Ottawa is the county Seat of LaSalle County and serves as a commercial, industrial, and farming center in north-central Illinois. Ottawa is located along the north side of the Illinois River Valley, and the topography ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Quincy is a leading industrial, commercial, and transportation center in western Illinois. The city is located along the eastern bank of the Mississippi River and is the county seat of Adams County. The surrounding topography ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Kankakee is an industrial and commercial center in the northeastern portion of central Illinois, and serves as the county seat for Kankakee County. The course of the Kankakee River passes through the city, and the local ...

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  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1964)
    Hillsboro is a farming and commercial center and the county seat of Montgomery County. The surrounding area is part of the Springfield Plain Physiographic Section. The topography is generally flat with broad, shallow ...

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