Understanding the Effects of Groundwater Pumping on Streamflow Depletion

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California Water Quality Monitoring Council: Understanding the Effects of Groundwater Pumping on Streamflow Depletion through USGS Capture Maps

USGS scientists and Cooperators with the Lower Loup Natural Resources District in Nebraska will describe recent advances in the development of a USGS mapping tool—referred to as capture maps—and provide an example of the use of capture maps to better understand effects of groundwater pumping and resulting streamflow depletion in the Elkhorn and Loup River Basins of central Nebraska, now and decades into the future. (Refer to abstract and related links, pages 2 and 3)
http://water.usgs.gov/coop/StreamflowDepletion_Announcement.pdf

When: Wednesday, November 20th, 2013, 12:45-2:30 PM Eastern Time, 9:45-11:30 AM Pacific Time

Speakers:
Paul Barlow, Hydrologist, USGS, Office of Groundwater, Northborough, MA (508) 490-5070
Stanley Leake, Research Hydrologist, USGS, Arizona Water Science Center, Tucson, AZ (520) 670-6671 x259
Steven Peterson, Lead Hydrologist, USGS Nebraska Water Science Center, Lincoln, NE (402) 328-4151
Jennifer Stanton, Hydrologist, USGS Nebraska Water Science Center, Lincoln, NE (402) 261-0458
Tylr Naprstek, Water Modeling Coordinator, Lower Loup Natural Resources District, Ord, Nebraska (308) 728-3221

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