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survey of the water resources of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands

Donald George Jordon

survey of the water resources of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands

by Donald George Jordon

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virgin Islands of the United States,
  • Saint Thomas.
    • Subjects:
    • Hydrology -- Virgin Islands of the United States -- Saint Thomas.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby D. G. Jordan and O. J. Cosner.
      ContributionsCosner, Oliver J., joint author., Geological Survey (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGB717.V5 J67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 55 p.
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5523967M
      LC Control Number73602301

      The US Virgin Islands (USVI) has been an American territory since The main islands of St Thomas, St John and St Croix and several smaller islands and cays of the USVI are in the heart of the Caribbean, east of Puerto Rico and bordered to the west by the British Virgin Islands. The island of St. Thomas is. This atlas presents an overview of the ground-water resources of the main island of Puerto Rico; two of its larger offshore islands, Isla de Culebra and Isla de Vieques; and the three principal islands of the U.S. Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, St. John, and St. Croix. The atlas presents the most important ground-water information available for these islands, and is written for water managers and.

      St. Thomas Bookstore St. Croix Bookstore The University of the Virgin Islands is a learner-centered institution dedicated to the success of its students and committed to enhancing the lives of the people of the U.S. Virgin Islands and the wider Caribbean through excellent teaching, innovative research, and responsive community service. The cost of transportation in Virgin Islands is more expensive than the United States average and earns a score of 6 out of A cost of transportation score of 1 .

      Or take a trip to the past with the preserved 19th-century fortifications of Hassel Island in St. Thomas. The Virgin Islands offer several options in terms of eco-friendly properties and businesses, including dozens of eco resorts and villas, as well as restaurants and bars that grow their own ingredients and pick them right before serving to you. Research is conducted jointly with local agencies such as the Department of Planning and Natural Resources and the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority and with federal agencies such as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Caribbean District Office of the U.S. Geological Survey.


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Survey of the water resources of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands by Donald George Jordon Download PDF EPUB FB2

Water Resources Research project in Bordeaux, St. Thomas (submitted photo) The University of the Virgin Islands – Cooperative Extension Service (UVI-CES), the U.S.

Virgin Islands Department of Agriculture (DOA), in collaboration with the University of Florida (UF), have taken substantial time and effort to plan the distribution of a states and two-territories water resource.

These pages provide access to water-resources data collected at approximately million sites in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.

Online access to this data is organized around the categories listed at the bottom. Thomas, with an area of 32 square miles, is the second largest of the Virgin Islands of the United States.

The island is mountainous, and slopes commonly exceed 35 degrees along a central ridge to 1, feet high running the length of the island. The general appearance is a panorama of numerous steep interstream spurs and rounded peaks. Thomas and St. John have steep slopes throughout, but on St. Croix the mountains in the northwest give way to rolling hills that broaden to an expanse of relatively low flatland along the southern two-thirds of the island.

Ground water in the U.S. Virgin Islands is scarce. The most. This report is a product of the Water Resources Research Institute grant program, wherein it is identified as Project Number: VI92B. Disclaimer The research on which this report is based was financed in part by the U.

Department of the Interior, United States Geological Survey, through the Virgin Islands Water Resources.

Thomas Island County: GRADE SCHOOL 3 WELL, ST. THOMAS, USVI: 08/18 AST: USGS Current Conditions for Virgin Islands URL: Page Contact Information: Virgin Islands Water Data Maintainer Page Last Modified: EDT. Water Wells on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands By Judy I. Steiger and Richard Kessler Abstract This report presents a compilation of well-inventory data collected between December and December on St.

Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands. The report includes maps of well locations and tables of well-inventory data for wells. USGS National Water Census Water Budget Data Resources for the St. John-St. Thomas - HUC (Turn off compatibility view settings in IE if having problems viewing this site) EPA - Watershed Assessment, Tracking and Environmental Results (WATERS) for the St.

John-St. Thomas. Major fieldwork for this soil survey was completed in Soil names and descriptions were approved in Unless otherwise indicated, statements in this publication refer to conditions in the survey area in This survey was made cooperatively by the Natural Resources Conservation Service and the Virgin Islands.

Saint John (Danish: Sankt Jan) is one of the Virgin Islands in the Caribbean Sea and a constituent district of the United States Virgin Islands (USVI), an unincorporated territory of the United States. Saint John (50 km 2 (19 sq mi)) is the smallest of the three main US Virgin Islands.

It is located about four miles east of Saint Thomas, the location of the territory's capital, Charlotte Amalie. Title: Watersheds for St. Thomas and St. John, US Virgin Islands Credits: Islands Resources Foundation, UVI-Conservation Data Center, U.S. Geological Survey Publication Date: Publisher: U.S.

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Geological Survey A SURVEY OF THE WATER RESOURCES OF ST. THOMAS, VIRGIN ISLANDS by D. Jordan and O. Cosner Prepared in cooperation with the Government of the Virgin Islands of the United States Contact. (St. Croix) King Street, Suite Christiansted, St. Croix, Virgin Islands A list of publications of the water-resources investigations conducted by the U.S.

Geological Survey, Water Resources Division, for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands was compiled. The water-resources data and the results. Roy Watlington at a meeting of the Integrated Ocean Observing System on St. Thomas in (IOOS photo) Kilauea is not the same breed as Caribbean volcanos, according to former University of the Virgin Islands professor Roy Watlington, who now acts as a consultant on environmental science, ocean development and climate change and who co-authored with Shirley Lincoln the book.

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According to the drought summary by the United States Geological Survey, wells are being rapidly depleted of water in the territory. Since June 4, the USGS Grade School 3 well in Charlotte Amalie is said to have a water level feet below the land surface, the lowest level that has been observed since July.

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