MEA 110 Lab 10 Streams preclass activtiy

MEA 110 Lab 10 Streams preclass activtiy - ; Discharge...

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MEA 110 Lab 10 Streams Name (print and sign): A. Unique Wardlaw_____________________ Preclass Activity: Geology and Society (4 pts) 1. Go to the five websites listed below and discover the stream discharge readings for the named streams around Raleigh and elsewhere in Wake County and the state. Rocky Branch, NCSU campus http://nwis.waterdata.usgs.gov/nc/nwis/uv/?site_no=0208735012&agency_cd=USGS Discharge ______.29______ cubic feet per second Date _________Nov. 7th_________ Crabtree Creek, Highway 70 ; Discharge _____58________ cubic feet per second Date ________Nov. 7th_________ Crabtree Creek, US 1
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Unformatted text preview: ; Discharge ___50_________ cubic feet per second Date ________Nov. 7th__________ Neuse River, near Falls, NC http://nwis.waterdata.usgs.gov/nc/nwis/uv/?site_no=02087183&amp ; Discharge ___88_________ cubic feet per second Date _______Nov. 7th____________ Neuse River, near Kinston, NC http://nwis.waterdata.usgs.gov/nwis/uv?02089500 Discharge __1060__________ cubic feet per second Date _____Nov. 7th______________ Suggest at least two reasons why the discharge (volume of water flowing per second) is different for these sites. 1. These river sites may be built differently therefore not having a similar route and causing water to flow at different rates 2 .Man made vs. Nature made...
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