Water quality of Lake Austin and Town Lake, Austin, Texas

@article{Andrews1988WaterQO,
  title={Water quality of Lake Austin and Town Lake, Austin, Texas},
  author={Freeman L. Andrews and Frank C. Wells and Wanda J. Shelby and Emma McPherson},
  journal={Water-Resources Investigations Report},
  year={1988}
}
  • Freeman L. Andrews, Frank C. Wells, +1 author Emma McPherson
  • Published 1988
  • Environmental Science
  • Water-Resources Investigations Report
  • Lake Austin and Town Lake are impoundments on the Colorado River in Travis County, central Texas, and are a source of water for municipal industrial water supplies, electrical-power generation, and recreation for more than 500,000 people in the Austin metropolitan area. Small vertical temperature variations in both lakes were attributed to shallow depths in the lakes and short retention times of water in the lakes during the summer months. The largest areal variations in dissolved oxygen… CONTINUE READING

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