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USGS: Sedimentation in the Delta of the Sacramento and San Joaquin Rivers

Parameters collected: Suspended sediment (SS)

Frequency of collection: Unknown

Method of parameter collection: Unknown

Data format: Unknown

Parameter collection locations: Same as monitored sites at river and Delta channels?***

Period of collection: Unknown

Location: Sacramento River at Rio Vista and Freeport, Three Mile Slough near San Joaquin R., and San Joaquin R at Jersey Point and Stockton


 Contact David Schoellhamer, USGS, for additional information []

Notes: Also includes links to

The USGS-CALFED Program to measure sedimentation in the Delta

Quarterly Progress reports for sedimentation in the Delta and Suisun Bay

Image gallery

Excerpts from Gilberts 1917 USGS report on sediment from the Sierra Nevada

Bedform surveying techniques

Bedform transport equation for bedload

Map links to surveyed sites at channels

Transport through Threemile Slough

OBS monitored sites at river and Delta channels

Sediment pulse monitored along Sacramento River

Sediment supply from the Sacramento River

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