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1904 report by Homer Hamlin on the water resources of the Salinas Valley, California.
The 1904 report pertains largely to that portion of the Salinas Valley lying within the boundaries of Monterey County. It describes the geography, topography, geology, climate factors and hydrology of the region discussing the methods of irrigation and irrigation systems, the extent of underground waters, and the possibility of extending irrigation by utilization of surface streams and impounding of flood waters.
United States Department of the Interior, United States Geological Survey
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"1904, Water Resources in Salinas, United States Department of Interior, Homer Hamlin" (2016). State and Federal Documents Relating to Monterey and San Luis Obispo Counties. 4.