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Oklahoma Comprehensive Water Plan

Technical Reports & Publications

OWRB technical reports are available for download below. A list of legal documents may be viewed under the Rules and Hearings section of this site. The OWRB's out of print reports may be available for loan from your public library.

Groundwater Studies
Date
Number
 
Hydroclimatic Reconstruction of theArbuckle–Simpson Aquifer using Tree Rings
2009
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Hydrologic Drought of Water Year 2006 Compared with Four Major Drought Periods of the 20th Century in Oklahoma
2008
SIR2008-5199
Hydrologic Drought of Water Year 2006: A Historical Context
2007
166
Arbuckle-Simpson (FFY 2006) Hydrology Study Annual Report
2006
165
Arbuckle-Simpson (FFY 2005) Hydrology Study Annual Report
2005
159
Hydrogeologic Investigation of the Ogallala Aquifer in Roger Mills & Beckham Counties, Western Oklahoma
2002
GW2002-2
Update of the Hydrologic Survey of the Tillman Terrace Groundwater Basin, Southwest Oklahoma
2002
GW2002-1
Impact of Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations on Oklahoma City's Water Supplies
2002
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Hydrogeologic Investigation Report of the Boone Groundwater Basin, Northeast Oklahoma
2001
GW2001-2
Groundwater Levels in Observation Wells in Oklahoma, 1998-2000
2001
TRGW2001-1
Hydrologic Report of the El Reno, Fairview, Isabella and Loyal Minor Groundwater Basins in Central Oklahoma
2000
TR2000-1
Rapid Recharge of Parts of the High Plains Aquifer Indicated by a Reconnaissance Study in Oklahoma (OWRB/USGS)
2000
USGS Fact Sheet 137-00
Water Flow in the High Plains Aquifer in Northwestern Oklahoma (OWRB/USGS)
2000
USGS Fact Sheet 081-00
Groundwater Level Changes in Oklahoma, 1978-1998
1999
TR99-4
Hydrologic Report of the Woodbine, Marietia, and Texoma Minor Bedrock Groundwater Basins and the Haworth Terrace and Utile River Alluvial and Terrace Minor Groundwater Basins
1998
TR99-2
Statewide Groundwater Vulnerability Map of Oklahoma
1999
TR99-1
Vulnerability Assessment of Twelve Major Aquifers in Oklahoma
1998
TR98-5
Hydrologic Report of the SW Oklahoma Groundwater Basin in Caddo, Kiowa and Jackson Counties
1998
TR98-3
Groundwater Levels in Observation Wells in Oklahoma, 1994-1997
1998
TR98-1
Demonstration and Evaluation of Artificial Recharge to the Blaine Aquifer in Southwest Oklahoma [Executive Summary]
1997
TR97-5
Blaine-Gypsum Groundwater Recharge Demonstration Project Data Report
1997
TR97-4A
Hydrologic Report of the Minor Groundwater Basins in Garfield,Grant and Kay Counties
1997
TR97-4
Hydrogeologic Report of the Northeastern Oklahoma Minor Groundwater Basin and the Neosho River Minor Groundwater Basins
1997
TR97-3
Hydrologic Report of the East-Central Oklahoma Minor Bedrock Groundwater Basin in Seminole, Hughes and Okfuskee Counties
1997
TR97-2
Hydrogeologic Report of the Pennsylvanian Minor Groundwater Basin and the Ashland Isolated Terrace Groundwater Basin in Coal, Pittsburg and Haskell Counties
1997
TR97-1
Hydrologic Report of the Minor Groundwater Basins in Nowata and Rogers Counties
1996
TR96-4
Hydrologic Report of the Minor Groundwater Basins in Comanche, Cotton and Tillman Counties
1996
TR96-3
Groundwater Levels in Observation Wells in Oklahoma, 1994
1995
TR95-1
Surface-Groundwater Study of the Alluvium and Terrace Aquifer of the Salt Fork of the Arkansas River and Saline Surface Water in North Oklahoma
1994
106 (GW Task 410)
GroundwaterLevels in Observation Wells in Oklahoma, 1990
1990
TR90-2
Statistical Summary of Groundwater Quality Data: 1986-1988 and Proposed Groundwater Classification for the Major Groundwater Basins in Oklahoma
1990
TR90-1
Groundwater Quality Data for Oklahoma: 1986-1988
1989
TR89-2
Evaluation of Aquifer Performance and Water Supply Capabilities of the Isolated Terrace (Gerty Sand) in Garvin, McClain, and Pontotoc Counties
1987
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Subsurface Migration of Oil and Gas Drilling Wastes from an Abandoned Strip Mine Pit, Gowen, Latimer County, Oklahoma
1983
115
Evaluation of Aquifer Performance and Water Supply Capabilities of the Elk City Aquifer in Washita, Beckham, Custer, and Roger Mills Counties, Oklahoma
1982
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Evaluation of Aquifer Performance and Water Supply Capabilities of the Enid Isolated Terrace Aquifer in Garfield County, Oklahoma
1982
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Evaluation of Aquifer Performance and Water Supply Capabilities of Alluvial and Terrace Deposits of the North Fork of the Red River in Beckham, Greer, Kiowa and Jackson Counties, Oklahoma
1980
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An Investigation of Source of Gasoline Contamination of Water Wells in Renfrow, Oklahoma
1978
85
Geohydrology of the Oklahoma Panhandle: Beaver, Cimarron, and Texas Counties
1976
TR25-75
Water Resources Investigation 25-75 (Ogallala Aquifer, Oklahoma Panhandle)
1973
25-75
Groundwater in Terrace Deposits Central Beckham County
1965
Bulletin 25
Ground Water in the Alluvium Elk Creek Basin, Oklahoma
1965
Bulletin 28
Ground Water in the Alluvium of Otter Creek Basin, Oklahoma
1965
Bulletin 27
Ground Water in Alluvial Deposits - Washita Basin, Clinton to Anadarka, Oklahoma
1965
Bulletin 26
Groundwater Resources, Harmon and Parts of Greer and Jackson Counties, Oklahoma
1965
Bulletin 29
Ground Water Resources in Woodward County, Oklahoma
1965
Bulletin 21
Ground Water Resources of the Cimarron Terrace
1953
Bulletin 9
Ground Water Resources of Western Tillman County, Oklahoma
1953
Bulletin 12
 
 
 
 
Stream Water Availability Studies
Date
Number
Hydrologic Investigation of the Upper Canadian River Basin
2009
TR-2009-01
Hydrologic Investigation of the Blue River (Stream System 1-6)
2008
TR2008-1
Adair County Rural Water District #5 Water Supply Alternatives, Concept Design (Corps of Engineers Planning Assistance to the States study)
2003
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Altus Project Report   
Hydrologic Investigation of the Red River Basin
1998
TR98-4
Hydrologic Investigation of the Arkansas River Basin
1998
TR98-2
Hydrologic Investigation of the Cimarron River
1991
R91-1
Hydrologic Investigation of the Blue River Basin
1991
TR91-2
Hydrologic Investigation of the North Canadian River Basin
1980
103
Determining the Flow of Comal Springs
1937
  
 
WATER QUALITY STUDIES
 
Lake Water Quality Studies
Date
Number
 
Beneficial Use Monitoring Program Report (Lakes 2012)
2013
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Beneficial Use Monitoring Program Reports (Streams and Lakes, 2001-2011)
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Oxbow Phase 2 - Data Collection and Assessment of 25 Oxbows in Oklahoma
2012
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In-Lake Treatment Analysis of Two Sensitive Water Supplies: Lake New Spiro and Lake Thunderbird
2011
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Development of a Probability Survey Design for Lakes & Reservoirs, Final Report
2010
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Watercraft Decontamination Protocol for Aquatic Nuisance Species
2005
157

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 Individual Lake Studies
Effects of Hydraulic Dredging on the Aesthetics and Water Quality of Ada City Lake
1987
TR87-5
Diagnostic And Feasibility Study of Lake Arcadia, Phase I of a Clean Lakes Project
2000
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Demonstration Project: Mitigation of Non-Point Source Impact To Littoral Zone Of Lake Carl Blackwell, Payne County, Oklahoma
2006
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Water Quality Evaluation of the Eucha/Spavinaw Lake System (Final Report)
2002
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Reducing the Impact of NPS Pollution through the Establishment of Floating Wetlands in Eucha Lake (Final Report)
2013
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Oklahoma Water Watch Eufaula Chapter 1997-2002 Data Summary
2003
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Diagnostic and Feasibility Study of Grand Lake: Phase I, Clean Lakes Project
1995
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Water Watch Grand Lake Association Chapter Draft 1993-2001 Data Summary
2001
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Feasibility of Establishing Native Aquatic Plants in Grand Lake
2007
170
Segregating Water Quality Degradation of Grand Lake Between Tributaries and Land Use Features
2007
169
Lawtonka Reservoir: Phase I, Diagnostic/Feasibility Study
1984
119
Northeast Lake: A Study in Urban Ecology. Phase I, Diagnostic/Feasibility Study
1984
117
Overholser Reservoir: Phase I, Diagnostic/Feasibility Study
1984
118
Creation of a Vegetated Wetland Throughout the Littoral Zone of Lake Stanley Draper
2009
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Phase 1 Diagnostic and Feasibility Study on Tenkiller Lake, Final Report
1996
TR96-5
Tenkiller Wholesale Water Treatment & Conveyance System Study - Phase III, Additional Preliminary Designs
2001
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Oklahoma Water Watch Greater Tenkiller Area Association & Illinois River OWW Chapters 1997-2002 Data Summary
2003
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Survey of Physical Water Quality in Lake Texoma with Emphasis on Chemical and Thermal Stratification
1980
67
Thunderbird Capacity and Water Quality, 2001
2001
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Thunderbird Algae and Water Quality, 2002
2003
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Thunderbird Shoreline Erosion Control Plan, Cleveland County, Oklahoma
2003
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Thunderbird Water Quality Report, 2003
2004
152
Thunderbird Algae Report, 2003
2004
153
Thunderbird Pilot Plant Study, 2003
2004
154
Thunderbird Water Quality Report, 2004
2005
158
Thunderbird Hydraulic and Nutrient Budget, 2005
2006
167
Thunderbird Water Quality Report, 2006
2007
171
Thunderbird Water Quality Report, 2007
2008
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Thunderbird Water Quality Report, 2008
2009
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Thunderbird Water Quality Report, 2009
2010
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Thunderbird Water Quality SDOX Report, 2011
2012
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Thunderbird Water Quality Report, 2012
2013
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Thunderbird Water Quality Report, Final, 2013
2014
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Wister Habitat Restoration Project (brochure)
1999
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Implementation of Non-Point Source BMPs In the Fourche Maline Arm of Lake Wister
2002
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Wister Water Quality, Bathymetry, and Restoration Alternatives
2003
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Water Quality Standards
Date
Number
 
Effects of a Wood Products PlantEffluent on the Mountain Fork River in Southeastern Oklahoma
 1979
64
1979 Thermal Monitoring on the Arkansas, Oklahoma Maximum Water Quality Temperature Standard Development Evaluation
1980
96
Wasteload Allocation for Conservative Substances
1987
TR87-2
A Theoretical Investigation of Plume Dispersion in a Receiving Stream
1992
TR92-2
The Incorporation of Ambient Concentration With That Due to Effluent for Wasteload Allocation
1996
TR96-1
Estimation of Mean Annual Average Flows
1996
TR96-2
Unified Protocols for Beneficial Use Assignment for Oklahoma Wadable Streams
2001
TR2001-1
Guidance for Developing Site-Specific Minerals Criteria
2002
TR2001-2
Guidance Document for the Development of Site-Specific Water Quality Criteria for Metals
2003
TR2002-1
Stream Water Quality/Monitoring
Date
Number
Beneficial Use Monitoring Program Report (Streams 2012)
2013
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BUMP Archives - Beneficial Use Monitoring Program Reports (Streams and Lakes 2001-2011)
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The Effects of the Foss Demineralization Plant on the Benthos of the Washita River
1979
95
Summary of Data Collected by Governor's Tar Creek Task Force Regarding Groundwater Discharge from Abandoned Lead and Zinc Mines of Ottawa County
1981
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Water Quality Characteristics of Seepage and Runoff at Two Tailings Piles in the Picher Field, Ottawa County, Oklahoma
1983
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Ecology of Spring Creek, A Large Ozark Creek, Oklahoma
1988
TR88-3
Estimation of Mean Annual Average Flows
1996
TR96-2
Standard OperatingProcedures for Stream Assessments and Biological Collections Related to Biological Criteria in Oklahoma
1999
TR99-3
Standard Operating Procedures for Field Sampling Efforts of the OWRB's Beneficial Use Monitoring Program
2001
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Status of Water Quality Monitoring in Oklahoma - Final Report to the Oklahoma Legislature for Year 2000
2001
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Water Quality Monitoring Report for the Illinois River Basin, Arkansas-Oklahoma Compact
2003
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Oklahoma Surface Water Monitoring Strategy
2003
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Implementation of a Stream/River Probabilistic Monitoring Network for the State of Oklahoma
2009
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Probabilistic Monitoring in the Illinois River Watershed to Determine Multi-Assemblage Biotic Condition and Stressor Relationships
2010
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Implementation of a Stream/River Probabilistic Monitoring Network for the State of Oklahoma
2010
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Monitoring in Support of TMDL Development in the Upper Kiamichi, Upper Little, and Upper Mountain Fork Watersheds
2010
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Statewide Stream/River Probabilistic Monitoring Network for the State of Oklahoma from 2008-2011
2013
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Bathymetric/Lake Surveys
Date
Number
Hydrographic Survey of Arcadia Lake
2007
168
Hydrographic Survey of Coalgate City Lake
2009
175
Hydrographic Survey of Dave Boyer (Walters) Lake
2006
161
Hydrographic Survey of Lake Ellsworth
2005
162
Hydrographic Survey of Grand Lake
2009
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Hydrographic Survey of Heyburn Lake
2004
151
Hydrographic Survey of Lake Hudson
2008
173
Hydrographic Survey of Lake Jean Neustadt and Lake Scott King
2009
174
Hydrographic Survey of Lake Lawtonka
2006
163
Hydrographic Survey of Lloyd Church Lake
2009
176
Hydrographic Survey of Meeker Lake
2009
177
Hydrographic Survey of Okemah Lake
2006
164
Hydrographic Survey of Perry Lake
2009
178
Hydrographic Survey of W.R. Holway Reservoir
2009
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Oklahoma Comprehensive Water Plan (OCWP)
 
OCWP Technical Reports
Date
2012 OCWP Executive Report
2012
 
Water Policy & Related Recommendations for Oklahoma
2011
Climate Issues & Recommendations
2010
Agricultural Water Issues & Recommendations
2011
Water Quality Issues & Recommendations
2011
Instream Flow Issues & Recommendations
2011
Tribal Water Issues & Recommendations
2011
Floodplain Management Issues & Recommendations
2011
Marginal Quality Water Issues & Recommendations
2010
Artificial Aquifer Recharge Issues & Recommendations
2010
Drinking Water Infrastructure
2012
Wastewater Infrastructure
2012
Public Water Supply Planning Guide
2013
Public Wastewater Planning Guide (coming soon)
2014
Water Conveyance Study
2013
Water Supply Hot Spot Report
2011
Incorporating Climate Change into Water Supply Planning and Yield Studies
2012
Approach for Statewide Reservoir Yield Analysis
2009
Reservoir Viability Study
2012
Drinking Water Infrastructure Needs Assessment by Region
2011
Wastewater Infrastructure Needs Assessment by Region
2012
 
Water Supply Permit Availability Report
2011
 
Physical Water Supply Availability Report
2011
 
Provider Survey Summary Report
2009
 
Conjunctive Water Management in Oklahoma and Other States
2010
 
Water Demand Forecast Report
2011
 
River Basin Water Allocation Modeling Report
2010
 
Climate [Change] Impacts to Streamflow
2011
 
Conservation & Climate Change (Water Demand Addendum)
2011
 
Oklahoma Statewide Water Quality Trends Analysis
2011
 
Programmatic Workplan
2009
 
1995 Update of the Oklahoma Comprehensive Water Plan
1997
139
Oklahoma Comprehensive Water Plan, 1980
1980
94-S
OCWP Regional Reports
Date
Beaver-Cache
2013
 
Blue-Boggy
2013
 
Central
2013
 
Eufaula
2013
 
Grand
2013
 
Lower Arkansas
2013
 
Lower Washita
2013
 
Middle Arkansas
2013
 
Panhandle
2013
 
Southeast
2013
 
Southwest
2013
 
Upper Arkansas
2013
 
West Central
2013
 
    
OWRB Annual/Status Reports & Water Atlases
Date
Number
2013 OWRB Status Document
2013
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2012 OWRB Status Document
2012
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2011 OWRB Legislative Transition Document
2011
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OWRB 2009 Annual Report
2010
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OWRB 2008 Annual Report
2009
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OWRB 2007 Annual Report
2008
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OWRB 2005 Annual Report
2006
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2003 OWRB Annual Report
2004
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OWRB 2001 Annual Report
2002
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OWRB Annual Report, 1996
1997
140
out of print
Highlights '95. The Annual Report of the Oklahoma Water Resources Board
1996
137
out of print
Annual Report of the Oklahoma Water Resources Board (The State's Water Agency), 1994
1995
136
out of print
Annual Report of the Oklahoma Water Resources Board, 1993
1994
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out of print
1992 Annual Report
1993
131
out of print
1991 Annual Report
1992
130
out of print
Oklahoma Water Atlas
1990
135
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board Annual Report, 1988
1989
132
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board Annual Report, 1986
1987
128
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board Annual Report, 1983
1984
121
out of print
Oklahoma's Water Atlas
1984
120
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board Annual Report, 1980
1981
105
1979 Annual Report
1980
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out of print
1978 Annual Report
1978
87
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board Annual Report, 1977
1978
77
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board's Annual Report, 1976
1977
62
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board's Annual Report, 1975
1976
59
Oklahoma's Water Atlas
1976
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out of print
1974 Annual Report
1975
54
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board's Annual Report, 1973
1974
42
out of print
1972 Annual Report: Behind Oklahoma's Water
1973
39
out of print
Oklahoma Water Resources Board Annual Report to the Governor and State Legislature, 1971
1972
37
out of print
Oklahoma's Water Resources, 1970
1970
30
Annual Report to the Governor and the 1st Session of the 32nd Legislature, 1969
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26
out of print
Water in Oklahoma
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25
out of print
Oklahoma's Water Resources, 1968
1968
18
out of print
Oklahoma's Water Resources, 1967
1967
16
out of print
Oklahoma's Water Resources, 1965
1965
10
out of print
Ground Water in Oklahoma
1965
9
out of print
Oklahoma's Water Resources, 1963
1963
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out of print
Water for Oklahoma's Future
1962
5
out of print
Oklahoma's Water Resources, 1960
1960
2
out of print
Oklahoma's Water Resources, 1953
1953
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out of print
Water, An Activity Report of the Oklahoma Water Resources Board
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1
out of print
       
General Water Resources, Use & Management
Date
Number
Hydrologic Drought of Water Year 2011: A Historical Context2012 
Water Use in Oklahoma, 1950-2005
2009
SIR2009-5212
Hydrologic Drought of Water Year 2006: A Historical Context
2007
166
Joint Arkansas/Oklahoma Scenic River Monitoring Proposal
2004
155
The Arbuckle-Simpson Hydrology Study
2003
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Status Report: Joint State/Tribal Water Compact and Water Marketing Proposals
2002
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Kiamichi River Basin Water Resources Development Plan
2000
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My Water Well (What You Should Know About Water Well Construction)
1999
143
Conserving Oklahoma's Water
1998
141
Rural Water Systems in Oklahoma
1998
138
out of print
Oklahoma Drought Management Plan
1997
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How to Plug Water Wells, Test Holes and Hand-Dug Wells
1994
B94-1
out of print
Reported Water Use in Oklahoma (1985)
1986
131
Municipal Water Demand Study Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Oklahoma
1984
123
Be a Water Watcher (coloring book)
1982
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out of print
Public Water Supply Conservation Guide
1981
106
Water Rates and Rate Structures in Oklahoma
1981
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Rural Water Systems in Oklahoma
1980
98
out of print


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