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USGS NRP Tucson: Sediment Impacts from Disturbed and Undisturbed Lands

The Vigil Network: Typical Section Number Three

The Vigil Network: Typical Section Number Three
Site Summary

General Information

Site Name: Typical Section Number Three
Location: Lance Creek Village, Wyoming USA
Principal Investigator: William Emmett
Address: U.S.G.S. Denver Colorado
Date of Site Establishment and/or Field Measurements: August 1962 and July 1968
Original Date of Submission to the Vigil Network: 1 November 1968

Location at Lower End of Basin

Latitude: 43°07'40" N
Longitude: 104°36'43" W


(ranked in order of importance)

  1. Erosion
  2. Channel Change

Site Information

Annual precipitation: 380 mm
Elevation: 1310 m
U.S.G.S. 7.5 minute maps: Funny Rock, WY


Cliff-recession markers: 2

Additional Data

Additional data collected but not submitted with this file: Ground and aerial photos.

For information on how to obtain USGS topographic maps of this study site, please visit the USGS Maps, Imagery and Publicatinos page at http://www.usgs.gov/pubprod/.

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