Browse Miscellaneous Publications - Illinois State Water Survey by Issue

  • Illinois State Water Survey (Illinois State Water Survey, 1993)
    Convenient access to frequently used climate statistics is now literally at your fingertips. Climatologists from the Midwestern Climate Center at the Illinois State Water Survey have developed a self-contained, computerized ...

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  • James, Kenni O.W. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1993)
    In August 1991, the Central Analytical Laboratory (CAL) of the National Atmospheric Deposition Program/National Trends Network (NADP/NTN) received and analyzed its 100,000th wet deposition sample. Analysis of precipitation ...

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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Bhowmik, Nani G.; Buck, Andrew G.; Changnon, Stanley A.; Dalton, Robert H.; Durgunoğlu, Ali; Demissie, Misganaw; Juhl, Arlan R.; Knapp, H. Vernon; Kunkel, Kenneth E.; McConkey, Sally A.; Scott, Robert W.; Singh, Krishan P.; Soong, Ta-Wei D. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1994)
    This report on the 1993 flood on the Mississippi River in Illinois and on the lower reaches of the Illinois River was prepared by the Illinois State Water Survey with assistance from the Illinois Department of Transporta ...

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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, 1993)
    Streambank erosion is a natural process that occurs in all streams as water wears away the soil and rock that form their banks. As the banks are worn away, the streams naturally and slowly change their courses and meander. ...

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  • Reinke, Beth C.; Angel, James R.; Kunkel, Kenneth E.; Hollinger, Steven E. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1993)
    The Midwestern Agricultural Climate Atlas contains climate statistics for a large number of locations in the Midwest with long-term daily climate records. The daily data themselves are not included in the atlas, but only ...

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  • Czys, Robert R.; Changnon, Stanley A.; Petersen, Mary Schoen; Westcott, Nancy E.; Scot, Robert W. (Illinois State Water Survey, 1993)
    This Part presents figures of the cloud to cloud values of all 191 variables for the 71 "large" or "α" clouds, plus some derived from them, such as two variables calculated using the number of flares fired into the cloud, ...

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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)
    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)
    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)
    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)
    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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  • 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)
    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)
    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)
    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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  • 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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