Upper Floridan and Biscayne Aquifers
Photos of Karst Features
Karst produces distinctive topographic features that can be prominent and distinctive. There are photographs available of the following karst features in the Upper Floridan and Biscayne aquifers:
- In-Stream Sinkholes
- Cunningham, K.J., and Sukop, M.C. (2011) Multiple technologies applied to characterization of the porosity and premeability of the Biscayne aquifer, Florida: USGS Open-File Report 2011-1037, 8 p.
- Shapiro, A.M., Renken, R.A., Harvey, R.W., Zygnerski, M.R., and Metge, D.W. (2008) Pathogen and chemical transport in the karst limestone of the Biscayne aquifer--2. Chemical retention from diffusion and slow advection: Water Resources Research, vol. 44, p. #W08430.
- Walsh, S.J., Knowles, Leel, Katz, B.G., and Strom, D.G. (2009) Hydrology, water quality, and aquatic communities of selected springs in the St. Johns River Water Management District, Florida: USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5046, 116 p.
There are 2 USGS scientists you can contact for more information about this aquifer.