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Previous version - 2017 update to the Database of Groundwater Levels and Hydrograph Descriptions for the Nevada Test Site Area, Nye County, Nevada (ver. 1.0)


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Elliott, P.E., and Fenelon, J.M., 2018, Database of groundwater levels and hydrograph descriptions for the Nevada Test Site area, Nye County, Nevada (ver. 4.0, February 2021): U.S. Geological Survey data release,


This data release (version 1.0, August 2018) consists of two files, a Microsoft® Access database and Microsoft® Excel workbook, that contain water levels collected from 1941 to 2017 and other hydrologic information for 904 wells in and near areas of underground nuclear testing at the Nevada Test Site. Data and information in the database and workbook have been updated and are superseded by version 2.0 (December 2018) of the data release.


Contact :
Peggy E Elliott
Originator :
Peggy E Elliott, Joseph M Fenelon
Metadata Contact :
Peggy E Elliott
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Data Owner :
Nevada Water Science Center
USGS Mission Area :
Water Resources
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase

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Groundwater levels were compiled and analyzed to better understand the groundwater flow system in areas of underground nuclear testing at the Nevada Test Site.

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