USGS - science for a changing world

South Atlantic Water Science Center - Georgia

  home   information/data   projects   publications   GWIN   RiverCam   drought   flood   about   contact

Boat docks on Lake Sidney Lanier, north of Atlanta, Georgia.

 

ACF NAWQA

Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint NAWQA project home page. ACF NAWQA home

USGS IN YOUR STATE

USGS Water Science Centers are located in each state.

There is a USGS Water Science Center office in each State. Washington Oregon California Idaho Nevada Montana Wyoming Utah Colorado Arizona New Mexico North Dakota South Dakota Nebraska Kansas Oklahoma Texas Minnesota Iowa Missouri Arkansas Louisiana Wisconsin Illinois Mississippi Michigan Indiana Ohio Kentucky Tennessee Alabama Pennsylvania West Virginia Georgia Florida Caribbean Alaska Hawaii New York Vermont New Hampshire Maine Massachusetts South Carolina North Carolina Rhode Island Virginia Connecticut New Jersey Maryland-Delaware-D.C.

The Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) River National Water Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program study

Basin Description: Surface-Water Hydrology

The Chattahoochee and Flint River basins in Georgia contain most of the headwater watersheds for surface waters that flow into or are used by the Florida and Alabama parts of the basin. This section describes the hydrology of the Chattahoochee, Flint, and Apalachicola River basins. Throughout the ACF River basin, low flows usually occur from September to November and peak flows usually occur from January to April when rainfall is high and evapotranspiration is low.

Surface-water hydrology for ACF sub-basins:

Text extracted from Couch and others 1995.

USGS Home Water Climate Change Core Science Ecosystems Energy and Minerals Env. Health Hazards

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://ga.water.usgs.gov/nawqa/basin/swhydrology.html
Page Contact Information: webmaster-ga@usgs.gov
Page Last Modified: Friday, 03-Oct-2014 07:23:53 EDT