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Spatial and Temporal Variability in Vertical Deformation in Willowbend, TX Derived from Long-Term GPS and Extensometer Observations
This study examines the long history of surface deformation observed in the Willowbend neighborhood of Houston, Texas utilizing seven Houston-Galveston Subsidence District GPS stations (2000-2013) and one USGS borehole ...
MULTIDISCIPLINARY INVESTIGATION OF SURFACE DEFORMATION ABOVE SALT DOMES IN HOUSTON, TEXAS
Surface deformation has been an ongoing problem in the Houston Metropolitan area because of the city’s location in a passive margin where faulting and subsidence are common. According to previous studies the causes of the ...
Groundwater Withdrawal and Aquifer Compaction: A Case Study in Addicks, Texas
This study examines the long history of aquifer compaction observed at the Addicks Facility using the continuous measurements of one USGS borehole extensometer (1975-2012) and two Subsidence District GPS stations (1996-2012). ...