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Groundwater Monitoring Program for the Brunswick-Glynn County Area, Georgia

Project Chief: Gregory S. Cherry
Cooperator: Brunswick-Glynn County Joint Water & Sewer Commission
Year started: 1959

Publications

SIR 2011-5087
Groundwater Conditions in the Brunswick–Glynn County Area, Georgia, 2009

Open-File Report 2009-1275—Groundwater Conditions and Studies in the Brunswick-Glynn County Area, Georgia, 2008

Open-File Report 2008-1297—Ground-Water Conditions and Studies in the Brunswick-Glynn County Area, Georgia, 2007

Open-File Report 2006-1368—U.S. Geological Survey South Atlantic Water Science Center - Georgia and City of Brunswick- Glynn County Cooperative Water Program-Summary of Activities, July 2005 through June 2006

Selected References

Bush, P.W., and Johnston, R.H., 1988, Ground-water hydraulics, regional flow, and ground-water development of the Floridan aquifer system in Florida, and in parts of Georgia, South Carolina, and Alabama: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1403-C, 80 p.

Clarke, J.S., Hacke, C.M., and Peck, M.F., 1990, Geology and ground-water resources of the coastal area of Georgia: Georgia Geologic Survey Bulletin 113, 106 p.

Clarke, J.S., and Krause, R.E., 2000, Design, revision, and application of ground-water flow models for simulation of selected water-management scenarios in the coastal area of Georgia and adjacent parts of South Carolina and Florida: U.S. Geological Survey Water- Resources Investigations Report 00-4084, 93 p

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Clarke, J.S., Leeth, D.C., Taylor-Harris, D., Painter, J.A., and Labowski, J. L., 2004, Summary of Hydraulic Properties of the Floridan Aquifer System in Coastal Georgia and Adjacent Parts of South Carolina and Florida : U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5264

Falls, W. Fred Harrelson, Larry G., Conlon, Kevin J., and Petkewich, Matthew D. , 2005, Hydrogeology, Water Quality, and Water-Supply Potential of the Lower Floridan Aquifer, Coastal Georgia, 19992002: Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5124, 98 p.

Fanning, J.L., 1999, Water use in coastal Georgia by county and source, 1997; and water-use trends, 1980-97: Georgia Geologic Survey Information Circular 104, 37 p.

Fanning, J.L., 2003, Water use in Georgia by county for 2000 and water-use trends for 1980-2000: Georgia Geologic Survey Information Circular 106, 180 p.

Fanning, J.L. and Trent, V.P., 2009, Water Use in Georgia by County for 2005; and Water-Use Trends, 1980-2005:U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5002, 186 p.

Gregg, D.O., and Zimmerman, E.A., 1974, Geologic and hydrologic control of chloride contamination in aquifers at Brunswick, Glynn County, Georgia: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 2029-D, 44 p.

Johnston, R.H., Healy, H.G., and Hayes, L.R., 1981, Potentiometric surface of the Tertiary limestone aquifer system, southeastern United States, May 1980: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 81-486, 1 sheet, scale.

Jones, L.E., 1997, Ground-water management in coastal Georgia and adjacent parts of South Carolina and Florida-numerical ground-water modeling in Hatcher, K.J., ed., 1997 Georgia Water Resources Conference, Athens, Georgia, March 20-22, 1997: Athens, Ga., The University of Georgia, Institute of Ecology, p. 440-443.

Jones, L.E., 2000, Hydrogeology and geochemistry of the Floridan aquifer system at U.S. Geological Survey test well 26, on Colonels Island, near Brunswick, Georgia (abs.): Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 32, no. 2, p. A-28.

Jones, L.E., 2001, Saltwater contamination in the Upper Floridan aquifer at Brunswick, Georgia: Proceedings of the 2001 Georgia Water Resources Conference, held March 26-27, 2001, at the University of Georgia, Kathryn J. Hatcher, ed., Institute of Ecology, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, p. 644-647.

Jones, L.E., and Maslia, M.L., 1994, Selected ground-water data and results of aquifer tests for the Upper Floridan aquifer, Brunswick, Glynn County, Georgia, area: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 94-520, 107 p.

Jones, L.E., Prowell, D.C., and Maslia, M.L., 2002, Hydrogeology and water quality (1978) of the Floridan aquifer system at U.S. Geological Survey Test Well 26, on Colonels Island, near Brunswick, Georgia: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4020, 35 p.

Krause, R.E., and Clarke, J.S., 2001, Coastal Ground Water at Risk - Saltwater Contamination at Brunswick, GA and Hilton Head Island, SC: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations Report 01-4107, 1 oversize sheet.

Krause, R.E., and Randolph, R.B., 1989, Hydrology of the Floridan aquifer system in southeast Georgia and adjacent parts of Florida and South Carolina: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1403-D, 65 p.

Maslia, M.L., and Prowell, D.C., 1990, Effect of faults on fluid flow and chloride contamination in a carbonate aquifer system: Journal of Hydrology, v. 115, p. 1-49.

Leeth, D.C., 1999, Hydrogeology of the surficial aquifer in the vicinity of a former landfill, Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay, Camden County, Georgia: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 98-4246, 28 p.

Miller, J.A., 1986, Hydrogeologic framework of the Floridan aquifer system in Florida and in parts of Georgia, Alabama, and South Carolina: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 1403-B, 91 p.

Payne, Dorothy F., Provost, Alden M., Painter, Jaime A., Rumman, Malek Abu, and Cherry, Gregory S., 2006, Application of Ground-Water Flow and Solute-Transport Models to Simulate Selected Ground-Water Management Scenarios in Coastal Georgia and Adjacent Parts of South Carolina and Florida, 2000-2100: USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5077, 124 p.

Peck, M.F., McFadden, K.W., and Leeth, D.C., 2005, Effects of Decreased Ground-Water Withdrawal on Ground-Water Levels and Chloride Concentrations in Camden County, Georgia, and Ground-Water Levels in Nassau County, Florida, From September 2001 to May 2003: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5295

Peck, M.F.and McFadden, K.M., 2004, Potentiometric Surface of the Upper Floridan Aquifer in the Coastal Area of Georgia, September 2000: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2004-1030.

Priest, Sherlyn, 2004, Evaluation of ground-water contribution to streamflow in coastal Georgia and parts of Florida and South Carolina: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5265, p. 46.

Dorothy F. Payne, Malek Abu Rumman, and John S. Clarke, 2005, Simulation of Ground-Water Flow in Coastal Georgia and Adjacent Parts of South Carolina and Florida-Predevelopment, 1980, and 2000 : U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5089, 81 pages

Randolph, R.B., and Krause, R.E., 1990, Analysis of the effects of hypothetical changes in ground-water withdrawal from the Floridan aquifer system in the area of Glynn County, Georgia: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 90-4027, 32 p.

Wait, R.L.,1965, Geology and occurrence of fresh and brackish water in Glynn County, Georgia: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1613-E, 94 p.

Wait, R.L., and Davis, M.E., 1986, Configuration and hydrology of the pre-Cretaceous rocks underlying the Southeastern Coastal Plain aquifer system: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 86-4010, 1 plate.

Warner, Debbie, Aulenbach, B.T., 1999, Hydraulic characteristics of the Upper Floridan aquifer in the Savannah and St Marys areas of coastal Georgia: Georgia Geologic Survey Information Circular 105, 23 p.

Weems, R.E., and Edwards, L.E., 2001, Geology of Oligocene, Miocene, and younger deposits in the coastal area of Georgia: Georgia Geologic Survey Bulletin 131, 124 p.

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