Water Resources Circular WRC-4

AGC/AGS Series Water Resources Circular
Number Series WRC-4
Title Geology and Ground-Water Resources of Drew County, Arkansas
Author (s) F.E. Onellion
Date 1956
General Description

This report presents information concerning the occurrence, availability, movement, recharge, discharge, and mineral quality of the ground water in Drew County in southeastern Arkansas.

It includes:

  • A discussion of the underlying ground-water bearing formations of the study area; their lithology and structure
  • A discussion of the occurrence of ground water in the study area, with sections on recharge, movement, and discharge, permeability, and fluctuations of water levels
  • A discussion of the use of ground water in the study area, with sections on domestic, public, industrial, and irrigation supplies
  • A discussion of the quality of ground water in the study area, with sections on individual chemical constituents and properties
  • Logs of wells in the study area
  • Maps showing geology and locations of wells, and average minimum depths at which fresh water may be obtained from wells
  • Recovery curves for aquifer tests
  • Generalized cross section of the geologic formations in the study area, using electric logs
  • Water-level measurements in Quaternary deposits

*Includes: 43 pages, 10 figures, 6 tables

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Contact Information

Arkansas Geological Survey
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72204
(501) 296-1877 or (501) 296-1878