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The USGS New Jersey Water Science Center publishes water-information reports on many topics and in many formats. From this Web page, you can locate, view, download, or order scientific and technical articles and reports as well as general interest publications such as booklets, fact sheets, pamphlets, and posters resulting from the research performed by our scientists and partners.
Campbell, J.A., 1977, Short papers of the U.S. Geological Survey Uranium- Thorium Symposium, 1977: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 753, 75 p. (Circular 753)
Campbell, J.B., 1987, Rainfall-runoff data for Somerset County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 87-384, 161 p. (OFR 87-384)
Carleton, G.B., 2010, Simulation of Groundwater Mounding Beneath Hypothetical Stormwater Infiltration Basins: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5102, 64 p. (SIR 2010-5102)
Carleton, G. B., and Vowinkel, E.F., 1996, Nitrate in ground water and surface water in a residential subdivision, West Windsor Township, Mercer County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-576, 33 p. (OFR 96-576)
Carleton, G.B., and Gordon, A.D., 2007, Hydrogeology of, and simulation of ground-water flow in, the Pohatcong Valley, Warren County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5269, 66 p. (SIR 2006-5269)
Carleton, G.B., Best, E.W., Alvey, R.M., Mason, J.M., Rosenberg, M.J., and Lee, K.Y., 2000, Use of low-cost plastic liners to temporarily seal, collect water samples from, and measure water levels in boreholes open to bedrock, in Haggblom, M.M., Fennell, D.E., and Lee, K.Y., conveners, Proceedings of the 34th Mid-Atlantic Industrial and Hazardous Waste Conference, September 20-21, 2002, New Brunswick, New Jersey: , p. 311-321.
Carleton, G.B., Gordon, A.D., and Wieben, C.M., 2005, Aquifer properties, stream base flow, water use, and water levels in the Pohatcong Valley, Warren County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5127, 64 p. (SIR 2004-5127)
Carleton, G.B., Welty, Claire, and Buxton, H.T., 1999, Design and analysis of tracer tests to determine effective porosity and dispersivity in fractured sedimentary rocks, Newark Basin, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 98-4126A, 80 p. (WRI 98-4126-A)
Carswell L. D., 1970, Appraisal of water resources in the Hackensack River basin, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 70-57, 126 p. (OFR 70-57)
Carswell, L.D., 1976, Appraisal of water resources in the Hackensack River basin, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 76-74, 68 p. (WRI 76-74)
Carswell, L.D., and Rooney, J.G., 1976, Summary of geology and ground-water resources of Passaic County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Water- Resources Investigations Report 76-75, 47 p. (WRI 76-75)
Carter, C.H., 1978, A regressive barrier and barrier-protected deposit: Depositional environments and geographic setting of the late Tertiary Cohansey Sand: Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, v. 48, no. 3, p. 933-950.
Carter, J.M., Delzer, G.C., Kingsbury, J.A., Hopple, J.A., 2007, Concentration Data for Anthropogenic Organic Compounds in Ground Water, Surface Water, and Finished Water of Selected Community Water Systems in the United States, 2002-05: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 268, 31p. (DS 268)
Carter, J.M., Kingsbury, J.A., Hopple, J.A., Delzer, G.C., 2010, Concentration data for anthropogenic organic compounds in groundwater, surface water, and finished water of selected community water systems in the United States, 2002-10: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 544, 13 p. (DS 544)
Carter, L.M., 1986, U.S. Geological Survey Research on energy resources, 1986; program and abstracts: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 974, 84 p. (Circular 974)
Cauller, S.J., and Carleton, G.B., 2006, Hydrogeology and simulated effects of ground-water withdrawals, Kirkwood-Cohansey aquifer system, upper Maurice River Basin area, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5258, 48 p. (SIR 2005-5258)
Cauller, S.J., Carleton, G.B., and Storck, M.J., 1999, Hydrogeology of, water withdrawal from, and water levels and chloride concentrations in the major Coastal Plain aquifers of Gloucester and Salem Counties, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 98-4136, 123 p., 6 pl. (WRI 98-4136)
Cederstrom, D.J., 1973, Cost analysis of ground-water supplies in the North Atlantic region, 1970: .S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 2034, 48 p. (WSP 2034)
Cederstrom, D.J., 1972, Evaluation of yields of wells in consolidated rocks, Virginia to Maine: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 2021, 38 p. (WSP 2021)
Centinaro, G.L., White, B.T., Hoppe, H.L., Dudek, J.F., Protz, A.R., Reed, T.J., Shvanda, J.C., and Watson, A.F., 2005, Water resources data for New Jersey, water year 2004--volume 1. Surface-water data: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Data Report NJ-04-1, 383 p. (WDR NJ-04-1)
Chang, Ming, Kennen, J.G., and Del Corso, E.J., 2000, Evaluating temporal changes in stream condition in three New Jersey basins using an index of biotic integrity: Bulletin of the New Jersey Academy of Sciences, vol. 45, p. 1-12 (Journal Article)
Chang, Ming, Tasker, Gary, and Nieswand, Steven, 2001, Model simulation of the Manasquan water-supply system in Monmouth County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 01-4172, 51 p. (WRI 2001-4172)
Chapelle, F.H., Kauffman, L.J., and Widdowson, M.A., 2015, Modeling long-term trends of chlorinated ethene contamination at a public supply well: JAWRA Journal of the American Water Resources Association, doi:10.1111/jawr.12230 Volume 51, Issue 1, pages 1–13, February 2015 (Journal Article)
Chapelle, F.H., Kauffman, L.J., and Widdowson, M.A., 2014, Modeling the effects of naturally occurring organic carbon on chlorinated ethene transport to a public supply well: Groundwater, v. 52, no. S1, p. 76-89, doi:10.1111/gwat.12152. (Journal Article)
Chapelle, F.H., Bradley, P.M., Goode, D.J., Tiedeman, C.R., Lacombe, P.J., Kaiser, K., and Benner, R., 2009, Biochemical indicators for the bioavailability of organic carbon in ground water: Ground Water, v. 47, no. 1, p. 108-121.
Charles, E.G., 2016, Regional chloride distribution in the Northern Atlantic Coastal Plain aquifer system from Long Island, New York, to North Carolina: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2016–5034, 37 p. (SIR 2016-5034)
Charles, E.G., and Nicholson, R.S., 2012, Simulation of groundwater flow and hydrologic effects of groundwater withdrawals from the Kirkwood-Cohansey aquifer system in the Pinelands of southern New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5122, 219 p. (SIR 2012-5122)
Charles, E.G., Nawyn, J.P., Voronin, L.M., and Gordon, A.D., 2011, Simulated effects of allocated and projected 2025 withdrawals from the Potomac-Raritan-Magothy aquifer system, Gloucester and Northeastern Salem Counties, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011–5033, 145 p. (SIR 2011-5033)
Charles, E.G., Storck, D.A., and Clawges, R.M., 2001, Hydrology of the unconfined aquifer system, Maurice River area: Maurice and Cohansey River basins, New Jersey, 1994-95: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 01-4229, 5 sheets. (WRI 2001-4229)
Cho, H.J., Jaffe, P.R., and Smith, J.A., 1991, Design of a field experiment to study the dynamics of trichloroethylene vapors in the unsaturated zone during an infiltration event, in Mallard, G.E., and Arsonson, D.E., eds., U.S. Geological Survey toxic substances hydrology program -- Proceedings of the technical meeting, Monterey, California, March 11-15, 1991: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 91-4034, p. 721-725. (WRI 91-4034)
Cho, H.J., Smith, J.A., and Jaffe, P.R., 1993, Simulation of Trichloroethylene Volatilization in the Unsaturated Zone during a Field Infiltration Experiment at Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, in Morganwalp, D.W., and Aronson, D.A., U.S. Geological Survey Toxic Substances Hydrology Program- Proceedings of the Techinal Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado, September 20-24, 1993: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigation Report 94-4015, p. 315-320. (WRI 94-4015)
Clark, G.A., Meisler, Harold, Rhodehamel, E.C., and Gill, H.E., 1968, Summary of ground-water resources of Atlantic County, New Jersey: New Jersey Department of Conservation and Economic Development Water-Resources Circular 18, 53 p.
Clark, J.S.and Paulachok, G.N., 1989, Water levels in the principal aquifers of Atlantic County and vicinity, New Jersey, 1985-86: New Jersey Geological Survey Open-File Report 88-3, 33 p. (NJGS OFR 88-3)
Clawges, R.M., and Titus, E.O., 1993, Methods for predicting water demand for crop uses in New Jersey in 1990, 2000, 2010, and 2020, and for estimating water use for livestock and selected sectors of the food- processing industry in New Jersey in 1987: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 92-4145, 211 p., 1 pl. (WRI 92-4145)
Clawges, R.M., Oden, T.D., and Vowinkel, E.F., 1998, Water-quality data for 90 community water supply wells in New Jersey, 1994-95: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-625, 31 p. (OFR 97-625)
Clawges, R.M., Stackelberg, P.E., Ayers, M.A., and Vowinkel, E.F., 1999, Nitrate, volatile organic compounds, and pesticides in ground water--a summary of selected studies from New Jersey and Long Island, New York: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4027, 44 p. (WRI 99-4027)
Coats, R.R., 1956, Search for radioactive intrusive rocks in New Jersey, New York, and New England: U.S. Geological Survey Trace Elements Investigations 392, 60 p. (TEI 392)
Cobban, W.A., 1974, Ammonites from the Navesink Formation at Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 845, 21 p. (PP 845)
Cohen, Bernard, and McCarthy, Jr., L.T., 1962, Salinity of the Delaware estuary: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1586-B, 47 p. (WSP 1586-B)
Collins, W.D., and Howard, C.S., 1928, Quality of the surface waters of New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 596-E, p. 89-199. (WSP 596-E)
Coplen, T.B., Böhlke, J.K., De Bièvre, P., Ding, T., Holden, N.E., Hopple, J. A., Krouse, H.R., Lamberty, A., Peiser, H.S., Révész, K. M., 2002, Isotope-abundance variations of selected elements: Pure and Applied Chemistry, v. 74, p. 1,987-2,017 (Journal Article)
Coplen, T. B., Hopple, J. A., Bohlke, J. K., Peiser, H. S., Rieder, S. E., Krouse, H. R., Rosman, K. J. R., Ding, T., Vocke, R. D., Jr., Revesz, K. M., 2001, Compilation of minimum and maximum isotope ratios of selected elements in naturally occurring terrestrial materials and reagents: Water-Resources Investigations Report 2001-4222, 98 p. (WRI 2001-4222)
Coplen, T.B. and Hopple, J.A., 1995, Audit of VSMOW distributed by the United States National Institute of Standards and Technology, in Reference and intercomparison materials for stable isotopes of light elements: Vienna, International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA-TECDOC-825, p. 35-38
Coplen, T.B., Kendall, Carol, and Hopple, J.A., 1983, Comparison of stable isotope reference samples: Nature, v. 302, p. 236-238
Copper, M., 1956, Bibliography and index of literature on uranium and thorium and radioactive occurrences in the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Trace Elements Investigations 580, 801 p. (TEI 580)
Coppola, E., Poulton, M., Charles, E., Dustman, J., and Szidarovszky, F., 2003, Application of Artificial Neural Networks to Complex Groundwater Management Problems: Natural Resources Research, v.12:4, p. 303-320
Coppola, E., Szidarovszky, F., Poulton, M., and Charles, E., 2003, An Artificial Neural Network Approach for Predicting Transient Water Levels in a Multilayered Groundwater System Under Variable State, Pumping, and Climate Conditions: Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, v.8:6, p. 348-360
Corapcioglu, M.Y., and Baehr, A.L, 1987, A compositional multiphase model for ground water contamination by petroleum products - 1. Theoretical considerations: Water Resources Research, v. 23, no. 1, January 1987, p. 191-200.
Cornwell, H. R., 1943, Pahaquarry Copper Mine, Pahaquarry, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 45-9, 8 p. (OFR 45-9)
Cozzarelli, I.M., and Baedecker, M.J., 1993, Biogeochemical Fate of Organic Acid Metabolites Produced During the Microbial Degradation of Hydrocarbons in Ground Water, in Morganwalp, D.W., and Aronson, D.A., U.S. Geological Survey Toxic Substances Hydrology Program- Proceedings of the Techinal Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado, September 20-24, 1993: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigation Report 94-4015, p. 17-26. (WRI 94-4015)
Cozzarelli, I.M., Baedecker, M.J., and Hopple, J.A., 1991, Geochemical gradients in shallow ground water caused by the microbial degradation of hydrocarbons at Galloway Township, New Jersey, in Mallard, G.E., and Arsonson, D.E., eds., U.S. Geological Survey toxic substances hydrology program -- Proceedings of the technical meeting, Monterey, California, March 11-15, 1991: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 91-4034, p. 256-262. (WRI 91-4034)
Crippen, J.R., and Bue, C.D., 1977, Maximum flood flows in the conterminous United States: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1887, 52 p. (WSP 1887)
Cuffney T.F., Kennen J.G., and Waite I.R. 2014. Aquatic Ecosystems as Indicators of Status and Trends in Water Quality. In: Ahuja S. (ed.) Comprehensive Water Quality and Purification, vol. 1, pp. 122-156. USA, Elsevier. (Journal Article)
Czarnik, T.S., and Kozinski, Jane, 1994, Ground-water quality in the central part of the Passaic River Basin, northeastern New Jersey, 1959-88: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 92-4083, 66 p. (WRI 92-4083)