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Nevada Flood Chronology

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Toby Welborn
Geographer
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Nevada Water Science Center
2730 N. Deer Run Rd.
Carson City, NV 89701

 

 

References

Carson River Basin

Jeton, A., 2006, Flood chronology of the Carson River basin, California and Nevada web site, U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-2006-3102.

Rigby, J.G., Crompton, E.J., Berry, K.A., Yildirim, U., Hickman, S.F., and Davis, D.A., 1998, The 1997 New Year's Floods in Western Nevada: Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Special Publication 23, 111 p.

Thomas, K.A., and Williams, R.P., 1997, Flood of January 1997 in the Carson River Basin, California and Nevada; U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-183-97.

U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1973, Water and related Land Resources, Central Lahontan Basin, Carson River Subbasin, Nevada and California, Special Report: History of Flooding, Carson Valley and Carson City Watershed, U.S. Soil Conservation Service, Minden, NV.

U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1977, Water and related Land Resources, Central Lahontan Basin, Carson River Subbasin, Nevada and California: Flood Chronology, Lower Half, Carson River Subbasin 1861-1976, U.S. Soil Conservation Service, Minden, NV.

Wells, J.V.B., 1954, Floods of November-December 1950 in western Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1137-H, p. 897-955.

Young, L.E. and Harris, E.E., 1966, Floods of January-February 1963 in California and Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1830-A, 472 p.

Walker River Basin

Kattelman, R., 1992, Floods in the Eastern Sierra Nevada: White Mountain Research Center Symposium Volume 4: The History of Water: Eastern Sierra Nevada, Owens Valley, White-Inyo Mountains, 74 p.

Nevada Division of Water Resources (NDWR) [2014], Walker River Chronology: A Chronological History of the Walker River and Related Water Issues: Nevada Division of Water Resources Web page, accessed April, 17, 2014, at http://water.nv.gov/mapping/chronologies/walker/.

Rigby, J.G., Crompton, E.J., Berry, K.A., Yildirim, U., Hickman, S.F., and Davis, D.A., 1998, The 1997 New Year's Floods in Western Nevada: Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Special Publication 23, 111 p.

Singletary, L., 1999, When the River Roars: Flooding in the Walker River Basin: University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Special Publication 99-06, 11 p.

Wells, J.V.B., 1954, Floods of November-December 1950 in western Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1137-H, p. 897-955.

Young, L.E. and Harris, E.E., 1966, Floods of January-February 1963 in California and Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Supply Paper 1830-A, 472 p.

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