Impact of 20th Century Water-Management and Land-Use Practices on the Coastal Hydrology of Southeast Florida
Entry ID: USGS_SOFIA_impacts_20thcent

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Summary
Abstract: The data are available as Arc/Info coverages from USGS Circular 1275. The Landuse coverages are in Florida State Plane Cordinate System, east zone, units feet, zone 3601, datum NAD27. All other coverages are in UTM Coordinate System, unit meters, zone 17, datum NAD27.

Saltwater intrusion into the surficial aquifer is a direct consequence of water-management practices, concurrent agricultural and ... View entire text
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Description: Log onto the SOFIA website at http://sofia.usgs.gov

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Description:  reconstructed satellite image for 1850 showing the border of the pre-canal drainage Everglades

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Description:  current satellite image (circa 1994)

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 27.0   S: 25.0   E: -80.0   W: -81.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Robert A. Renken
Dataset Title: Impact of 20th Century Water-Management and Land-Use Practices on the Coastal Hydrology of Southeast Florida
Dataset Release Date: 2006-04-26
Data Presentation Form: vector digital data
Online Resource: http://sofia.usgs.gov/projects/impact_auc/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1850-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-12-31
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
SOUTH FLORIDA INFORMATION ACCESS, SOUTHEAST ECOLOGICAL SCIENCE CENTER, U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sofia.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: HEATHER S. HENKEL
Phone: 727-502-8028
Fax: 727-502-8182
Email: hhenkel at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey - St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
600 Fourth St. South
City: St. Petersburg
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33701
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Format: Arc/Info
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 305-717-5822
Fax: 305-717-5801
Email: rarenken at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
9100 NW 36th Street, Suite 107
City: Miami
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33178
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Renken, R. A., Patterson, R. D., Orzol, L. L., Dixon, Joann, 2001, Approach for Delineation of Contributing Areas and Zones of Transport to Selected Public-Supply Wells Using a Regional Ground-Water Flow Model, Palm Beach County, Florida, USGS Water-Resources Investigations Report, 01-4158, Tallahassee, FL, U.S. Geological Survey.
http://fl.water.usgs.gov/Abstracts/wri01_4158_renken.html
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-05-13
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