Figure Hy01: Relationship of Precipitation to Streamflow in the Fox River

Figure Hy01: Relationship of Precipitation to Streamflow in the Fox River

(from Gann, et. al. 1971). Precipitation during the summer months, when evapotranspiration and soil-moisture requirements are greatest, is seen to have less effect on streamflow and the water table than does precipitation during the spring.

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