Hydrology of Hungry Horse Reservoir, northwestern Montana

by W. D. Simons

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Statementby W. D. Simons and M. I. Rorabaugh. Prepared in cooperation with the Bonneville Power Administration.
SeriesGeological Survey professional paper 682, Geological Survey professional paper ;, 682.
ContributionsRorabaugh, M. I. 1916-, United States. Bonneville Power Administration.
LC ClassificationsQE75 .P9 no. 682
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 66 p.
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4376590M
LC Control Number78610287

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Hydrology of Hungry Horse Reservoir, Northwestern Montana By W. SIMONS and M. RORABAUGH GEOLOGICAL SURVEY PROFESSIONAL PAPER Prepared in cooperation with the Bonneville Power Administration UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE, WASHINGTON: Hydrology of Hungry Horse Reservoir, northwestern Montana,Geological Survey Professional Hydrology of Hungry Horse Reservoir, P [United States Geological Survey.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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[W D Simons; M I Rorabaugh; Geological Survey (U.S.),; United States. Bonneville Power Administration.]   The hydrology of Hungry Horse Reservoir, in north­ western Montana, was the subject of an extensive study by Simons and Rorabaugh ().

One of the objec­ tives of their study was to determine accurately the amount of water available for the generation of power at Hungry Horse Dam and for subsequent downstream ://   MS Book and Mineral Company USGS Professional Papers 3 - Geologic and Mining Related, Numbers - NORTHWESTERN MONTANA,afb, pages, 3 plates (in pocket), 40 figs., 9 tables, $ 40 M.

/ HYDROLOGY OF HUNGRY HORSE RESERVOIR, NORTHWESTERN MONTANA,pb, 66 pages, 28 figs., 40 tables, $ 16   The analysis area used to conduct the hydrology effects analysis is bounded on the north by the Sullivan Creek watershed, on the west by the Sullivan Creek divide (Swan Range divide), on the east by the Hungry Horse Reservoir and South Fork Flathead River, and on the south by the Bunker Creek watershed (Map ) Computer model for determining bank storage at Hungry Horse Reservoir, northwestern Montana,Professional Paper Type sections of the Madison Group (Mississippian) and its subdivisions in Montana,Professional Paper Hydrology of volcanic-rock Numbered Series/Professional Paper/   The Hungry Horse Dam is situated on the South Fork of the Flathead River in northwestern Montana.

The name Hungry Horse reportedly comes from a story of two horses who wandered away from their camp during the severe winter. Presumed dead, the animals were found almost starved, having struggled in belly-deep snow for a Hungry Horse Dam was completed in to provide water storage, flood control, and electrical power, and is operated by the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR).

The Dam is feet ( m) high and impounds Hungry Horse Reservoir which is 35 miles (46 km) long with a storage capacity of 3, acre-feet ( billion m3) Computer Model for Determining Bank Storage at Hungry Horse Reservoir, Northwestern Montana,Geological Survey Professional Paper, P [Thompson, T.

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United States Geological Survey,Geological Survey Professional Paper, P Softbound, xlib, usual signs of start=&searchBy=catalogue&searchType=location&criteria=Montana. Hungry Horse Dam Transportation Introduction Early Trails Wagon Roads Railroads Automobiles Historic mining districts in northwestern Montana and vicinity Figure 8.

Kintla oil well, reservoir, and tunnel Figure Map of reported Native American trails in Flathead Valley area Figure Major roads and trails in Montana after The campground is located along the Hungry Horse Reservoir within the Flathead National Forest in northwestern Montana.

It is nestled in a mixed forest of conifers at an elevation of 3, feet. The area is popular for its plentiful huckleberry bushes. Home to lynx, grizzly bear, and bull trout and with numerous lakes, streams, and rivers to ?recid. Hydrology of Melton Valley at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Tennessee,Water-Resources Investigations Report Irrigation-canal leakage in the Flathead Indian Reservation, northwestern Montana,Water-Resources Investigations Report Development of thermal models for Hungry Horse Reservoir and Lake Koocanusa Numbered Series/Water-Resources.

at Hungry Horse Dam, Montana 1 Hungry Horse Dam Columbia Falls r athead e ver r Lake Pend Oreille r Pend Oreille River Figure Vicinity Map of Hungry Horse Dam Introduction Need for Study Hungry Horse Dam and Reservoir are located on the South Fork of the Flathead River in western Montana (Figure ).

Hungry Horse Dam, completed inis located km upstream from the confluence of the South Fork and the mainstem of the Flathead River. Hungry Horse Reservoir is 56 km long and cov acres at full pool.

The dam, operated by the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR),   Located 15 miles south of the entrance to Glacier National Park from Highway 2, Hungry Horse Reservoir is a 34 mile long reservoir noted more for its water recreation sports than for fishing.

Nonetheless, anglers targeting smaller cutthroats in secluded bays with beautiful beaches and stunning scenery do well from May until Geology and ground-water resources of the Helena Valley, Montana / by: Lorenz, Howard Wilhelm, et al.

Published: () Hydrology of Hungry Horse Reservoir, northwestern Montana / by: Simons, W. Published: () VARQ reduces the contribution of reservoir space at Libby and Hungry Horse for system flood control of spring runoff in the Columbia River in years with low to moderate potential for flooding.

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Geography. Hungry Horse is located in central Flathead County at (, ), at the confluence of the Flathead River and its South Bad Rock Canyon lies less than a mile to the west of Hungry Horse.

U.S. Route 2 passes through Hungry Horse, leading northeast 10 miles (16 km) to West Glacier and southwest 23 miles (37 km) to Side Road leads southeast from town ,_Montana. A conceptual framework for assessing cumulative impacts on the hydrology of nontidal wetlands. Authors; W.

D., and M. Rorabaugh. Hydrology of Hungry Horse Reservoir, northwestern Montana. U.S. Geological Survey The influence of the South Saskatchewan Reservoir on the local ground water regime: a prognosis. Geological Survey PRMS is a deterministic, distributed-parameter, watershed model developed to evaluate the effects of various combinations of precipitation, temperature, and land use on streamflow and hydrology.

The portion of the South Fork Flathead River watershed located upstream from Hungry Horse Dam in northwestern Montana is 1 of the 14 study :// The South Fork Flathead River is a major river in Northwestern Montana in the northwest United States.

It is one of the three main forks of the Flathead River, a tributary of the Clark Fork River (the Pend Oreille River). The north-northwest trending river is about long, making it the second longest tributary of the Flathead River.

The river begins in the Bob Marshall Wilderness south of Erdmann, C. E.,Geology of dam sites on the upper tributaries of the Columbia River in Idaho and Montana, Part 2, Hungry Horse dam and reservoir site South Fork Flathead River, Flathead County, Montana: U. Geol.

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Enhanced evaporation of saline water in solar desalination units. Department of Chemical Engineering, King Fahad University Hungry Horse Dam (about 8 miles): The Hungry Horse Dam is the highest in the state of Montana and one of the largest concrete arch dams in the country.

Completed in the dam rises feet above the south fork of the Flathead River and it's morning-glory spillway drops feet making it