Water Words Dictionary


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Dictionary by Letter

A E I M Q U Y
B F J N R V Z
C G K O S W
D H L P T X

Appendices

A - NEVADA'S HYDROGRAPHIC REGIONS (BASINS), AREAS, AND SUB-AREAS
  • Appendix A-1 - Nevada Hydrographic Regions, Areas and Sub-Areas
  • Appendix A-2 - Nevada Hydrographic Areas and Sub-Areas
    Part 1 -Listed Sequentially by Hydrographic Area Number
  • Appendix A-3 - Nevada Hydrographic Areas and Sub-Areas
    Part 2-Listed Alphabetically by Hydrographic Area/Sub-Area Name
  • Appendix A-4 - Nevada Hydrographic Areas and Sub-Areas
    Part 3-Listed Alphabetically by Primary County of Location
B - WATER QUALITY STANDARDS, INFORMATION AND ISSUES
  • Appendix B-1 - Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)
    U.S. EPA Regulated Contaminants
  • Appendix B-2 - Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA)
    U.S. EPA Proposed Contaminants to be Regulated
  • Appendix B-3 - Nevada Drinking Water Standards
  • Appendix B-4 - Water Contaminants, Health Effects, Sources
  • Appendix B-5 - Waterborne Diseases
  • Appendix B-6 - Water Treatment - Disinfectants
  • Appendix B-7 - Water Treatment - Processes
  • Appendix B-8 - Water Treatment - Technologies
  • Appendix B-9 - Threats to Water Quality
  • Appendix B-10 - Class V Injection Wells - Classifications and Descriptions
    Well Type, Description, Ground Water Contamination Potential, Potential Contaminants, and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Well Code
C - WATER USAGE AND CONSERVATION
  • Appendix C-1 - Best Management Practices (BMP) - Urban Water Use
  • Appendix C-2 - Efficient Water Management Practices (EWMP) - Agricultural Water Use
  • Appendix C-3 - Conservation from Efficient Water Fixtures
  • Appendix C-4 - Gallons per Capita per Day (GPCD)-1975, 1980, 1985, and 1990
    United States Public Water Systems Usage Rates by State
  • Appendix C-5 - U.S. Public Water Systems
    Persons Served by Ground Water and Surface Water Systems
D - ENDANGERED/THREATENED SPECIES AND HABITAT INFORMATION
  • Appendix D-1 - Nevada's Endangered and Threatened Species
  • Appendix D-2 - Wetlands and Deepwater Habitats Classification System
E - WATER-RELATED AGENCIES
  • Appendix E-1 - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    Organizational Structure, EPA Regional Offices, EPA Field Offices
  • Appendix E-2 - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps or USACE)
    Organizational Structure, Divisions and Districts, Primary Mission and Objectives
  • Appendix E-3 - Desert Research Institute (DRI) [Nevada]
    Primary Mission, Major Laboratories, Principal Skills and Activities
  • Appendix E-4 - Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP)
    Organizational Structure, Offices and Bureaus, Description of Functions
  • Appendix E-5 - National Water-Related Organizations
F - MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION