Environmental geology of Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana

an aid to planning by Edwin J. Hartke

Publisher: Dept. of Natural Resources, Geological Survey in Bloomington

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Bibliography: p. 49-50.

Statementby Edwin J. Hartke, John R. Hill, and Mark Reshkin.
SeriesEnvironmental study ;, 8, Geological Survey special report ;, 11
ContributionsHill, John R., joint author., Reshkin, Mark, joint author.
LC ClassificationsQE109 .A36 no. 11, QE110.L34 .A36 no. 11
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p. :
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5019980M
LC Control Number76624207

Meredith B. Nevers is a research ecologist with the U.S. Geological Survey, Great Lakes Science Center in Porter, Indiana. She received her B.A. in biology/English from Wittenberg University and her M.S. in marine biology from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Guidebooks are field guides to geologic features in Ohio, commonly prepared for geologic meetings. Some of the publications listed below may be available for download from the ODNR Division of Geological Survey community of the Knowledge Bank hosted by the Ohio State University Library. Porter County is located in the state of population is , There are 53 public schools in Porter County with an average Homefacts rating of A-. There are registered sex offenders residing in the county. Unemployment in Porter County is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Get this book in print. AbeBooks; On Demand Books; Amazon; Find in a library; All sellers» Annual Report, Volume Indiana. Dept. of Geology and Natural Resources. 0 Reviews.

Twenty years ago, when Lake Erie turned opaque green and was pronounced ""dead,"" the environmental movement was born. The ""eutrophication"" problem has since been reversed, but Ashworth contends that Erie and the other Great Lakes ""are in far worse condition now"" than they were then. Five thousand miles of shoreline, one-fifth of the world's fresh Water supply and drinking water . Environmental Profile: Lake County, Indiana Information & County Contacts Lake County Visitor’s Center: () Lake County Soil & Water Conservation District: () Local Clean Energy Initiatives: Lake County Solar Power plant The lake county solar power plant project is located on an industrial site, previously. A Part of the Indiana GenWeb Project. USGS Topographical Maps Porter County topographical maps US Geological Survey, Topographical Maps. The following topographical maps ( minute series quadrangles) were prepared and published by the US Geological Survey. These maps cover the entire area of Porter County. The Geology of Miami County, Indiana: Indiana Department of Conservation Geological Survey Bulletin No. 8 [Thornbury, William D.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Geology of Miami County, Indiana: Indiana Department of Conservation Geological Survey Bulletin No. 8Author: William D. Thornbury.

The Center for Earth and Environmental Science is a research center that works to make dramatic contributions to environmental science within the State of Indiana, the Midwest, and beyond. In IUPUI began a collaboration with the Center for Earth and Environmental Science (CEES) and the IUPUI Department of Geology to produce and convert. Bangs Lake, Lake County Bluff Lake, Lake County Channel Lake, Lake County Crooked Lake, Lake County Cross Lake, Lake County Diamond Lake, Lake County Dunns Lake, Lake County Fox Lake, Lake County Grass Lake, Lake County Highland Lake, Lake County Long Lake, Lake County Loon Lake, Lake County See also separate folders for Flint Lake and Long Lake fw_Valparaiso_Lakes_AVMP__Update_Porter_Feb_ (modified: 2 years ago) Valparaiso Area Lakes Aquatic Vegetation Management Plan. Update. NORTHWESTERN INDIANA FROM TO CHAPTER VII. OUR LAKES AND STREAMS. The counties of Lake and Porter, if extending northward to the Boundary line of Indiana, have in their limits a good many square miles of the area of Lake Michigan. And when the pioneers came that water was very clear and pure.

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Hartke, John R. Hill, and Mark Reshkin. Format Book. Environmental Geology of Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana-An Aid to Planning By EDWIN J. HARTKE, JOHN R. HILL, and MARK RESHKIN1 Abstract Lake and Porter Counties are subdivided into three physiographically and geologically distinct regions: (1) the Calumet Lacustrine Plain, (2) the Valparaiso Morainal Area, and (3) the Kankakee Outwash and.

Northwest Indiana, nicknamed "The Region" after the Calumet Region, comprises Lake, Porter, LaPorte, Newton and Jasper counties in region neighbors Lake Michigan and is part of the Chicago metropolitan ing to the Census, Northwest Indiana has a population ofand is the state's second largest urban area after the Indianapolis Metropolitan t city Other cities: Hammond, - Gary, - Portage.

The map above is a Landsat satellite image of Indiana with County boundaries superimposed. We have a more detailed satellite image of Indiana without County boundaries. Indiana Counties and County Seats. Porter County: interim report This project is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Indiana State Library.

Loading. Koontz Lake is a small unincorporated lakeside community of about 1, persons. It is partly in northeastern Starke County and partly in northwestern Marshall County. The business district and most of the residences are adjacent to and northwest of the lake for Environmental geology of Lake and Porter Counties the community was named.

Houses and summer cottages also occupy nearly the entire remainder of the shoreline. Environmental geology of the Evansville area, southwestern Indiana / by W. Straw, Henry H. Gray and Richard L. Powell. Format Book Published Bloomington: State of Indiana, Dept.

of Natural Resources, Geological Survey, Environmental geology of Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana: an aid to planning. Hartke, Edwin J. Environmental Geology Indiana book Lake and Porter Counties,Indiana- An Aid to Planning Department of Natural Resources-DNR, Hydraulic Conductivity of the Streambed, East Branch Grand Calumet River, Northern Lake County, Indiana U.S.

Geological Survey and Indiana Department of Environmental Management Water levels in the Calumet Aquifer and their relation to surface-water levels in northern Lake County, Indiana, United States Geological Survey. Hartke, Edwin J.; Hill, John R.; Reshkin, Mark (). Environmental Geology of Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana: An Aid to Planning (PDF).

Indiana Department of Natural Resources. The Kankakee River in northern Indiana flows through the area once known as the Grand Marsh. Beginning in the s, anthropogenic changes to the river within Indiana resulted in downstream flooding and additional transport of sediment and nutrients.

Inthe U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the Indiana Department of Environmental. Environmental Geology of Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana—An Aid to Planning. Environmental Study 8. Environmental Study 8. Department of Natural Resources, Geological Survey Special Report Author: Kenneth J.

Schoon. The study of Indiana's geology is commonly divided into the study of the unlithified earth materials that occur at the surface and the study of the rocks that are sometimes at, but mostly below, the surface of Indiana.

The term “bedrock geology” describes the study of the rocks at and below the bedrock surface. There are several important aspects to Indiana's bedrock geology.

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Geological Survey Special Report Bloomington, Indiana. Google ScholarAuthor: Kenneth J. Schoon. Emission Inventories for Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana NOx and VOC Point Source Trends Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana (Tons per Summer Day) Year NOx VOC 29 23 21 23 94 23 Graph Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana NOx Point Source Emissions 94 0 50 Indiana: The influence of the Indian upon its History with Indiana and French names for Natural and Cultural locations.

Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Indianapolis, Indiana. Hartke, Edwin J., John R. Hill and Mark Reshkin.

Environmental Geology of Lake and Porter Counties, Indiana – Aid to Planning. Indiana Department of Natural. Porter County Soil & Water Conservation District, Valparaiso, Indiana. likes 15 talking about this 1 was here. We provide technical assistance and education programs focused on caring for the 5/5(4).

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Commencing on Monday, Ma“walk-ins services” will be available Monday through Friday, and ONLY between the hours of AM to AM. In this article we shall look at the characteristics of lakes and how we can recognize former lakes in the geological record.

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Environmental Protection Agency So. Dearborn Street Chicago, Illinois the rest of the Porter County lake shore areas, and the second and third "row" of towns south of the lake.

Slag is a ubiquitous byproduct of the iron- and steel-refining industries. In northwestern Indiana and northeastern Illinois, slag has been deposited over more than 52 km2 of land surface. Despite the widespread use of slag for fill and construction purposes, little is known about its chemical effects on the environment.

Two slag-disposal sites were examined in northwestern Indiana where Cited by: Indexed Obituary Sources for Lake and Porter Counties. The following are known sources for indexed obituaries from newspapers published in Lake County and Porter County, Indiana.

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Free Online Library: Distribution of fish assemblages in the Valparaiso chain of lakes, Porter County, Indiana, with emphasis on lake condition assessment.

by "Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science"; Science and technology, general Fishes Research. N1 - At head of title: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Soils, in cooperation with the State of Indiana Department of Geology.

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Soil survey of Lake County, Indiana [Ival D Persinger] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.Indiana Rivers Shown on the Map: Big Blue River, Blue River, East Fork White River, Eel River, Flatrock River, Kankakee River, Maumee River, Mississinewa River, Ohio River, Patoka River, Salamonie River, St.

Joseph River, Sugar Creek, Tippecanoe River, Wabash River, Walnut Creek, White River and Whitewater River. Indiana Lakes Shown on the Map: Brookville Lake, Mississinewa Lake, Monroe. Counties of Porter and Lake, Indiana: historical and biographical Counties of Porter and Lake, Indiana: historical and biographical by Goodspeed, Weston Arthur, ; Blanchard, Charles, fl.

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