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This investigation conducted by the Iowa Geological Survey completed a drought assessment to evaluate current and future groundwater availability for the Osceola County Rural Water District (OCRWD) wellfield near May City, Iowa. In addition, a calibrated groundwater flow model was constructed to provide OCRWD with various strategies to enhance and increase both acquifer storage and induced recharge.
Iowa Geological Survey, The University of Iowa
76 pages, 20 figures, 11 tables
Water quality, Groundwater, Water-supply, Groundwater recharge, Osceola County (Iowa)
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Gannon, J. Michael and Vogelgesang, Jason A. Drought Assessment and Local Scale Modeling of Osceola County Rural Water District. Iowa City: Iowa Geological Survey, The University of Iowa, 2015. (Water Resources Investigation Report, 11) http://ir.uiowa.edu/igs_wrir/14