Velocity Data (Canal and Wetland)
Entry ID: USGS_SOFIA_vel_data_canal-wet

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Summary
Abstract: Velocity data were collected on five dates (two in 1997 and three in 1999) at numerous locations along the C-111 Canal in the Everglades.

A complex network of canals, levees, and control structures, designed to control flooding and provide a continuous supply of fresh water for household and agricultural use, has altered naturally occurring flow patterns through the Everglades and into Florida ... View entire text
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Description: Data may be downloaded from the SOFIA website
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Description:  velocity data location maps

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 25.35   S: 25.25   E: -80.4   W: -80.6

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Raymond W. Schaffranek (retired)
Dataset Title: Velocity Data (Canal and Wetland)
Dataset Release Date: 2005
Data Presentation Form: spreadsheets
Online Resource: http://sofia.usgs.gov/exchange/schaffranek/schafflow.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-09-23
Stop Date: 1997-09-23
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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: MS Excel
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 703 648-5467
Email: dnowacki at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
430 National Center
City: RESTON
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 20192
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Ball, M. H., Schaffranek, R. W. 2000, Flow-Velocity Data Collected in the Wetlands Adjacent to Canal C-111 in South Florida during 1997 and 1999, USGS Open-File Report, 00-56, Reston, VA, U.S. Geological Survey.
http://sofia.usgs.gov/publications/ofr/00-56
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-01-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-02-06
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