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New Jersey Water Science Center Publications
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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.
Palache, Charles, 1935, The minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, Sussex County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 180, 135 p. (PP 180)
Parker R.A. and Houghton H.F., 1990, Bedrock geologic map of the Monmouth Junction quadrangle, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 90-219, 1 map. (OFR 90-219)
Parker R.A. and Houghton H.F., 1990, Bedrock geologic map of the Rocky Hill quadrangle, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 90-218, 1 map. (OFR 90-218)
Parker, G.G., Hely, A.G., Keighton, W.B., and Olmstead, F.H., 1964, Water resources of the Delaware River basin: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 381, 200 p. (PP 381)
Parker, R.A., 1993, Stratigraphic relations of the sedimentary rocks below the Lower Jurassic Orange Mountain Basalt, northern Newark Basin, New Jersey and New York: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map 2208, 1 map. (MF 2208)
Paskevich V.F., 1996, R/V Cape Henlopen, May 24-30, 1994, CH94-12 archive of the USGS QMIPS sidescan sonar and navigation field data collected along Little Egg Inlet, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-83, 2 CD-ROM. (OFR 96-83)
Paulsen, Carl G.; Bigwood, B. L.; Harrington, A. W.; Hartwell, O. W.; Kinnison, H. B, 1940, Hurricane floods of September 1938: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 867, 562 p. (WSP 867)
Paulson, R.W., 1970, A graphical summary of specific conductance data for the Delaware River estuary, as correlated with Delaware River flow at Trenton, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, 70-260, 120 p. (OFR 70-260)
Pearson, F.J., Jr., and Fisher, D.W., 1971, Chemical composition of atmospheric precipitation in the northeastern United States: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1535-P, 23 p. (WSP 1535-P)
Pease M.H., 1978, Preliminary geologic map, index to geologic mapping, and annotated bibliography of the Hartford, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts 2 degrees sheet: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-513, 7 p. (OFR 78-513)
Perry, C.A., Aldridge, B.N., and Ross, H.C., 2001, Summary of significant floods in the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands, 1970 through 1989: U.S. Geological Survey Water Supply Paper 2502, 598 p. (WSP 2502)
Peters, N.E., and Bonelli, J.E., 1982, Chemical composition of bulk precipitation in the north-central and northeastern United States, December 1980 through February 1981: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 874, 63 p. (Circular 874)
Philips, M.O., and Schopp, R.D., 1986, Flood of April 5-7, 1984 in northeastern New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 86-423W, 112 p. (OFR 86-423-W)
Phinney, C.S., and Cozzarelli, I.M., 1993, A Comparison of Two Analytical Techniques For Identifying and Measuring the Concentrations of Volatile 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. 65-70. (WRI 94-4015)
Poag, C.W., 1992, Campanian to Quaternary depositional sequences in the Baltimore Canyon Trough and their relations to deposits underlying the Middle U.S. Atlantic Coastal Plain, in Gohn, G.S., ed., Proceedings of the 1988 U.S. Geological Survey workshop on the geology and geohydrology of the Atlantic Coastal Plain: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1059, p. 79-84. (Circular 1059)
Poff, N.L., Richter, B.D., Arthington, A.H., Bunn, S.E., Naiman, R.J., Kendy, E., Acreman, M., Apse, C., Bledsoe, B.P., Freeman, M.C., Henriksen, J.A., Jacobson, R.B., Kennen, J.G., 2010, The Ecological Limits of Hydrologic Alteration (ELOHA): A new framework for developing regional environmental flow standards: Freshwater Biology: v. 55, p. 147-170 Journal Article
Poore, R.Z., and Bybell, L.M., 1988, Eocene to Miocene biostratigraphy of New Jersey core ACGS #4; implications for regional stratigraphy: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1829, 22 p. (Bulletin 1829)
Pope, D.A., Carleton, G.B., Buxton, D.E., Walker, R.L., Shourds, J.L., and Reilly, P.A., 2012, Simulated effects of alternative withdrawal strategies on groundwater flow in the unconfined Kirkwood-Cohansey aquifer system, the Rio Grande water-bearing zone, and the Atlantic City 800-foot sand in the Great Egg Harbor and Mullica River Basins, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5187, 139 p. (SIR 2012-5187)
Pope, D.A., 2007, Simulation of proposed increases in ground-water withdrawals on the Atlantic City 800-foot sand, New Jersey Coastal Plain: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5114, 17 p. (SIR 2006-5114)
Pope, D.A., and Gordon, A.D., 1999, Simulation of ground-water flow and movement of the freshwater-saltwater interface in the New Jersey Coastal Plain: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 98-4216, 159 p. (WRI 98-4216)
Pope, D.A., and Watt, M.K., 2005, Use of a ground-water flow model to delineate contributing areas to the Puchak well field, Pennsauken Township and vicinity, Camden County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5101, 47 p. (SIR 2004-5101)
Pope, D.A., and Watt, M.K., 2004, Simulation of ground-water flow in the Potomac-Raritan-Magothy aquifer system, Pennsauken Township and vicinity, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5025, 60 p. (SIR 2004-5025)
Price, C.V., Wolock, D.M., and Ayers, M.A., 1989, Extraction of terrain features from digital elevation models, in Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers Meeting, August 14-18, 1989, New Orleans, Louisiana: , p. 845-850.
Price, Curtis V., and Schaefer, Frederick L., 1995, Estimated loads of selected constituents from permitted and nonpermitted sources at selected surface-water-quality stations in the Musconetcong, Rockaway, and Whippany River Basins, New Jersey, 1985-90: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 95-4040, 28 p. (WRI 95-4040)
Protz, A.R., and Reed, T.J., 2006, Flood of July 12-13, 2004, Burlington and Camden Counties, south-central New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5096, 74 p. (SIR 2006-5096)
Pucci, A.A., Jr., 1986, Summary of studies on the hydrogeology of saltwater intrusion in the Potomac-Raritan-Magothy aquifer system, central New Jersey--1926-85, in Epstein, C., ed., The Geological Association of New Jersey, Stockton State College, Pomona. New Jersey: , p. 108.
Pucci, A.A., Jr., and Murashige, J.E., 1987, Applications of universal Kriging to an aquifer study in New Jersey: Ground Water, v. 25, no. 6, November-December 1987, p. 672-678.
Pucci, A.A., Jr., and Owens, J.P., 1992, Geochemical variation in pore-water samples from the Freehold, New Jersey, core, in Gohn, G.S., ed., Proceedings of the 1988 U.S. Geological Survey workshop on the geology and geohydrology of the Atlantic Coastal Plain: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1059, p. 29-34. (Circular 1059)
Pucci, A.A., Jr., and Owens, J.P., 1989, Geochemical variations in a core of hydrogeologic units near Freehold, New Jersey: Ground Water, v. 27, no. 6, November-December, 1989, p. 802-812.
Pucci, A.A., Jr., and Pope, D.A., 1987, Preprocessor and postprocessor computer programs for a radial-flow, finite-element model: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 87-680, 69 p. (OFR 87-680)
Pucci, A.A., Jr., Barton, Cynthia, Buxton, H.T., 1997, Hydrogeology and simulated ground-water flow in the area of Greenwich Township, Gloucester County, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-716, 63 p. (OFR 95-716)
Pucci, A.A., Jr., Ehlke, T.A., and Owens, J.P., 1992, Confining unit effects on water quality in the New Jersey Coastal Plain: Ground Water, v. 30, no. 3, May-June 1992, p. 415-427.
Pucci, A.A., Jr., Harriman, D.A., Ervin, E.M., Bratton, Lisa, and Gordon, A.D., 1989, Lead and cadmium contamination associated with saltwater intrusion in a New Jersey aquifer system: Water Resources Bulletin, v. 25, no. 6, December 1989, p. 1267-1272.
Pucci, A.A., Jr., Murashige, J.E., and Pope, D.A., 1989, Hydraulic properties of the middle and upper aquifers of the Potomac-Raritan-Magothy aquifer system in the northern Coastal Plain of New Jersey: New Jersey Geological Survey Geological Survey Report 18, 74 p. (NJGS GSR 18)
Pucci, A.A., Jr., Pope, D.A., and Gronberg, J.M., 1994, Hydrogeology, simulation of regional ground-water flow, and saltwater intrusion, Potomac-Raritan-Magothy aquifer system, northern Coastal Plain of New Jersey: New Jersey of Environmental Protection, New Jersey Geological Survey Report GSR 36, 209 p. (NJGS GSR 36)
Pucci, A.A., Jr., Pope, D.A., and Ivahnenko, Tamara, 1989, Aquifer-test analysis of the upper aquifer of the Potomac-Raritan-Magothy aquifer system, Union Beach Borough, New Jersey: U.S. Geological Survey Water- Resources Investigations Report 88-4183, 27 p. (WRI 88-4183)
Pucci, A.A., Szabo, Zoltan, , and Owens, J.P., 1997, Variations in pore-water quality, mineralogy, and sedimentary texture of clay-silts in the lower Miocene Kirkwood Formation, Atlantic City, New Jersey, in Miller, K.G., and Snyder, S.W., eds., Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program: Scientific Results, v. 150x, p. 317-340.