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Water resources of Antelope Valley, California

Harry Roland Johnson

Water resources of Antelope Valley, California

by Harry Roland Johnson

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- California.

  • Edition Notes

    Folded map inserted.

    Statementby Harry R. Johnson.
    SeriesGeological Survey water-supply paper -- 278, U.S. Geological Survey water-supply paper -- 278.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination89 p.
    Number of Pages89
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22977250M

      The Department of Water Resources pinpointed Antelope Valley as a dam site in , and has since spent about $50 million on studies, . In , H.T. Williams published a book in New York titled ''Pacific Tourist'' in which he mentions the town of Lancaster, California, and so from this it seems that the SP must be given credit for naming Lancaster as ML Wicks did not come to Antelope Valley until the s when he started his first colony on the west side of the Valley.

    Formed over hundreds of years of water running through sandstone, Antelope Canyon is both a sacred site for the Navajo and a favorite destination for tourists from all over the world. Upper Antelope is at about 4, feet elevation, and the canyon .   BLM to conduct wild horse gather in Antelope Valley & Goshute HMAs. ELKO, Nev. – Due to deteriorating animal health from lack of water and forage on the range, the Bureau of Land Management will begin a wild horse water gather on or about Septem in the Antelope Valley and Goshute Herd Management Areas(HMAs) in the Wells Field Office. The .

    Antelope Canyon Navajo Tours. Antelope Canyon Navajo Tours provides one-of-a-kind tours of beautiful Upper Antelope Canyon near Page, Arizona. Antelope Canyon is made up of two magnificent slot canyons that lie on land belonging to the Navajo Nation, and is a sacred site of the Navajo People as well as a Navajo Tribal Park that can be accessed by permit only. The Antelope Valley Bookmobile began serving the desert community of the Antelope Valley in the 's. Currently, the bookmobile serves the areas of Lake Hughes, Leona Valley, Lake Elizabeth, Holiday Valley, Antelope Acres and Green Valley.


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It is situated between the Tehachapi, Sierra Pelona, and the San Gabriel Mountains. The valley was named for the pronghorns that roamed there until they were all but eliminated in the s, mostly by Location: California, United States.

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Driving Directions to Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve SNR The reserve is located 15 miles west of Highway 14 near the city of Lancaster. The visitor center is located 1/2 mile north of the intersection of th St W & Lancaster Road. The U.S. Geological Survey hydrologic data, modeling tools, and publications to help California water resource managers plan for and assess hydrologic issues associated with groundwater use.

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T he Antelope Valley is a 3,square-mile high desert closed basin that straddles northern Los Angeles County and southern Kern County. One of nine California valleys with the same name, this one lies in the western Mojave high desert and includes the communities of Lancaster, Palmdale, Rosamond and Mojave.

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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Mark Arax (Author) out of 5 stars 64 ratings/5(80). Prior to the original air district for the Antelope Valley region was the Los Angeles County Air Pollution Control District that had a jurisdiction covering the entire county of Los Angeles.

Inthe Southern California APCD was created. It was a joint powers authority that had a jurisdiction covering all of the. Water Resources of California: MB San Gabriel and Santa Ana River Basins and Antelope Valley And Water Supply Summary for Southern Portion of California Q MB Bulletin 39 Book III MB Description: Antelope Valley is a closed topographic basin in the western part of the Mojave Desert in southern California.

By the cumulative overdraft was about 9 million acre-feet. To help evaluate the possible impact of various water management alternatives, a mathematical model of the ground-water basin was constructed. At the Tehachapi Mountains, water is lifted 1, feet by fourt horsepower pumps at Edmonston Pumping Plant.

The Edmonston Pumping Plant is the highest single-lift pumping plant in the world. From the Tehachapi crossing, water flows into Antelope Valley, where the aqueduct divides into the West Branch and East Branch of the Aqueduct. WRI Determination of specific yield and water-table changes using temporal microgravity surveys collected during the second injection storage and recovery test at Lancaster, Antelope Valley, California, November through Aprilby J.F.

Howle, S.P. Phillips, R.P. Denlinger, and L.F. Metzger. Los Angeles County is considering a controversial plan to spur housing development in rural unincorporated areas by allowing property owners to haul in drinking water if no other source is available.

The Antelope Valley in California, United States, is located in northern Los Angeles County and the southeastern portion of Kern County, California, and constitutes the western tip of the Mojave is situated between the Tehachapi and the San Gabriel Mountains.

[1]The valley was named for the graceful pronghorn antelopes that are said to have roamed there until being .The California State Water Project, commonly known as the SWP, is a state water management project in the U.S.

state of California under the supervision of the California Department of Water SWP is one of the largest public water and power utilities in the world, providing drinking water for more than 23 million people and generating an average of 6, GWh of Power plants: 5 conventional, 3 pumped-storage.Antelope Dam or Antelope Valley Dam (National ID # CA) is a dam in Plumas County, California, part of the California State Water Project.

The earthen dam was constructed in by the California Department of Water Resources with a height of feet (34 m) and a length of 1, feet ( m) at its crest. It impounds Indian Creek for recreation and wildlife Location: Plumas County, California.