Water resources data for the 1979 water year for New Mexico consist of records of discharge and water quality of streams; stage, contents and water quality of lakes and reservoirs; and water levels and water quality in wells and springs. This report contains discharge records for 229 gaging stations; stage and contents for 24 lakes and reservoirs; water quality for 97 gaging stations, 13 partial-record stations, 2 reservoir, 18 springs and 143 wells; and water levels for 86 observation wells. Also included are 126 crest-stage partial-record stations and 2 low-flow partial-record stations. Additional water data were collected at various sites, not part of the systematic data collection program, and are published as miscellaneous measurements. These data represent that part of the National Water Data System operated by the U.S. Geological Survey and cooperating State and Federal agencies in New Mexico.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also report for water year 1978, PB80-160864. Prepared in cooperation with the State of New Mexico.
  • Corporate Authors:

    U.S. Geological Survey

    Water Resources Divisiion
    Honolulu, HI  United States 
  • Publication Date: 1980-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: 760 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00346022
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: USGS/WRD/HD-80/069, USGS-WDR-NM-79-1
  • Files: NTIS
  • Created Date: Jan 29 2002 12:00AM