Coastal & Marine Geology InfoBank

Home FACS Activities Atlas Geology School Related Sites More

USGS CMG InfoBank: Wastewater

Skip navigational links
Loading
Dictionaries: Our Mapping Systems   The USGS and Science Education   USGS Fact Sheets   Topics   Keywords   Data Dictionary   Metadata Dictionary   Computer Terminology   Digital Formats  
InfoBank Terms: Activity ID   activity overview   crew   digital data   formal metadata   lines   metadata   NGDC   port stops   project/theme   region   ship   stations   time   virtual globe   year  
Data Types: bathymetry   biological   geochemical   gravity   ground penetrating radar   imaging   LIDAR   logs   magnetics   metering equipment   navigation   samples   seismic   total station   definitions disclaimer  
Data Formats: ARC coverage   E00   FGDC metadata   gridded/image   imaging   material   scattered/swath   Shapefile   vector/polygon  
Comment: 13:11 - 13:53 (00:42)
Source: Annenberg/CPB Resources - Earth Revealed - 21. Groundwater
Keywords: "Jim Goodrich", river, wastewater, groundwater, soil

Our transcription: Another factor that helps out a great deal in maintaining the flow of the water down this river is the fact that we have considerable residential and commercial development upstream of us, which provides us waters of wastewater origin.
That means the water's gone through a treatment plant once upstream and has gone through a series of biological cleansing activities, which provides us with a very suitable supply of water to go into our groundwater basin.
So we're blest with very permeable soils, a very large storage capacity, and a steady supply of water.

Geology School Keywords
Skip footer navigational links

Coastal and Marine Science Centers:  Pacific   St. Petersburg   Woods Hole  
InfoBank   Coastal and Marine Geology Program   Geologic Information   Ask-A-Geologist   USGS Disclaimer  


Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/infobank/programs/html/school/moviepage/19.01.14.html
Page Contact Information: InfoBank staff
Page Last Modified: Thu Oct 31 04:27:32 PDT 2013  (chd)