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WRRCTMR No.3 Irrigation Water Supplies on the Islands of Oahu and Maui

ScholarSpace at University of Hawaii at Manoa

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Title WRRCTMR No.3 Irrigation Water Supplies on the Islands of Oahu and Maui
Creator Cox, Doak C
Subject Groundwater -- Hawaii. Hydrogeology -- Hawaii. Sugarcane -- Irrigation -- Hawaii. Water-supply -- Hawaii.
Description Hawaiian geohydrology is best understood if continental concepts are forgotten and the Islands are considered as essentially porous and permeable lava sponges set in the ocean and saturated with sea water at their bases. Plentiful rain falls with relative uniformity in time on the windward sides or the tops of these spongy islands) but only in winter storms on their leeward sides. Infiltration rates are high and stream channels short and steep) so that most streams are intermittent or at...
Date 1966-03
Type Report
Identifier Cox DC. 1966. Irrigation water supplies on the island of Oahu and Maui. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical memorandum report, 3. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/1998
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Memorandum Report 3
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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