Walnut Gulch Experimental Watershed

Location

32° 16' 32.4516" N, 110° 56' 27.0312" W
Brief Site Description: 
Walnut Gulch Experimental Watershed
Field Site Type: 
TBD
Registration: 
Unregistered
Network(s): 
ARS
CUAHSI
Geology: 
carbonate
other sedimentary
igneous-felsic extrusive
igneous-felsic intrusive
Soil Order: 
Aridisol
Average Winter Temperature: 
8°C
Study Start Date: 
Thursday, January 1, 1953 - 00:00
Mean Annual Precipitation: 
350millimeters / year
Average Annual Temperature: 
18°C
Average Summer Temperature: 
26°C
Hydrology: Name: 
Walnut Gulch
Hydrology: Surface water stream order: 
Sixth Order
Hydrology: Surface water - Stream Flow Performance: 
Ephemeral
Hydrology: Groundwater: 
Arrangment of Aquifer Components - Single, dominant unconfined aquifer
Land Cover: 
Shrubland
Grassland/Herbaceous
Climate: 
Temperate
Sub-Climate: 
Semiarid