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Water-quality and biomonitoring studies in the Upper Cahaba River drainage of Alabama

Water-quality and biomonitoring studies in the Upper Cahaba River drainage of Alabama

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Published by Geological Survey of Alabama, Environmental Geology Division in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (P.O. Box O, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35486-9780) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alabama,
  • Cahaba River Watershed.
    • Subjects:
    • Water quality -- Alabama -- Cahaba River Watershed.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Thomas E. Shepard ... [et al.], with laboratory analyses by Mirza A. Beg ... [et al.].
      SeriesBulletin / Geological Survey of Alabama ;, 160, Bulletin (Geological Survey of Alabama) ;, 160.
      ContributionsShepard, Thomas E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE81 .A15 no. 160, TD224.A2 .A15 no. 160
      The Physical Object
      Pagination118 p. :
      Number of Pages118
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1240155M
      LC Control Number94621726
      OCLC/WorldCa30639906

      specific to the upper Gila River watershed, are listed under the headings of "Detailed studies of water quality in the upper Gila watershed", "Water quality in the Gila River", and "Water quality data for springs." Other categories contain minor or no data on water quality, but discuss general factors that may influence water quality. medium water quality site for this study. The West Branch of the Lackawaxen River has a USGS gage and was monitored in as part of the DRBC pre-drilling conductivity monitoring. The study area does not contain a stream on the Pennsylvania Clean Water Act Section (b) impaired waters list. However, the Lackawaxen River.

      There is another subwatershed in the Blackwater Creek Watershed which is BW-8 Middle Blackwater, but this subwatershed was not included in the study conducted. The purpose of this study was to examine water quality in seven of the Blackwater Creek subwatersheds, in order to determine the impact of land use practices on water quality. Studies. We Strive to Maintain Healthy Watersheds. Download the Cahaba River/Lake Purdy Watershed Protection Policy Well-maintained watersheds are essential for a healthy water supply. A watershed is the area of land around a water source.

      The Mobile River Basin is one of over 50 river basins and aquifer systems being investigated as part of the U.S. Geological Survey National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program. This basin is the sixth largest river basin in the United States, and fourth largest in terms of streamflow, encompassing parts of Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi. Biological and Water Quality Study of the Mad River and Selected Tributaries Logan, Champaign, Clark, Miami, Greene and Montgomery Counties, OH OEPA Technical Report EAS/ Prepared by State of Ohio Environmental Protection Agency Division of Surface Water Lazarus Government Center South Front St., Columbus OH


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Water-quality and biomonitoring studies in the Upper Cahaba River drainage of Alabama Download PDF EPUB FB2

Biomonitoring of water quality is very much essential for assessing the overall health of water bodies and safe supply of drinking water. The chemical nature of toxicant is highly dynamic in environment with time and space whereas biological system can integrate all environmental variables over a large period of time in terms of effect that can.

Upper Cahaba River Watershed (HUC ) Bibb, Chilton, Jefferson, Shelby, St. Clair and Tuscaloosa Counties, Alabama Alabama Department of Environmental Management. Water Quality Branch. Water Division. August Upper Cahaba River Watershed HUC Final TMDL Document Siltation/Habitat Alteration Biological Studies in File Size: 8MB.

Surface Water Quality Screening Assessment of the Tennessee River Basin Water Quality Assessment: Persimmon Creek, Greenville, Alabama Water Quality Assessment: Cahaba River (Birmingham Riverview WWTP) Water Quality Assessment: Riley-Maze Creek, Arab, Alabama A Survey of the Chickasaw Creek Watershed.

Submitted by Jefferson County Commission. You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more. RFC: Cahaba River Biological and Water Quality Studies, Birmingham, Alabama (PDF) (4 pp, K, 10/26/).

Cahaba Riverkeeper was founded in to defend the ecological integrity of the Cahaba River and its watershed, to ensure clean water and a healthy aquatic environment, and to preserve the recreational and aesthetic values of the river basin.

Cahaba Riverkeeper is dedicated to the scientific study of the Cahaba and its tributaries and to keep. Cahaba River: Biological and Water Quality Studies, Birmingham, Alabama.

March/April, September and Past studies of the Cahaba River watershed (Onorata et al. ) in the Birmingham area have upper Cahaba River stations to finer substrates at the Cahaba River stations below Trussville and the.

The mainstem Cahaba from below Trussville to Helena contains excessive amounts of sediments that have degraded the habitat and altered the benthic community structure and species diversity within this section of the river.

Sediment characterization studies documented a shift from coarser substrates at the upper Cahaba River stations to finer Publish Year: Much of the analyses in this report focuses on water quality conditions in the upper Cahaba River watershed above the Highway crossing.

This portion of the watershed is the major water supply for the Birmingham, AL, area and is under heavy development pressure. However, no data pertaining to the Little Cahaba River is included. About Notice - The USGS Water Resources Mission Area's priority is to maintain the safety and well-being of our communities, including providing critical situational awareness in times of flooding in all 50 U.S.

states and additional territories. Our hydrologic monitoring stations continue to send data in near real-time to NWISWeb, and we are continuing critical water monitoring activities to.

The Cahaba River, a sixth-order stream, tributary to the Mobile-Alabama River, is one of the few free-flowing rivers in Alabama. The Cahaba River lies in north-central Alabama and its watershed includes a variety of land uses from forested and agricultural to urban.

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Cahaba. The film explores the river and its watershed showing environmental changes that con-front many rivers across the state and nation.

Problems that cause lowered water quality are stressed, particularly those related to nonpoint source pollution. Examples of programs to improve the water quality in Alabama have been included.

Four studies were done in the upper Merced River drainage in Yosemite National Park and nearby areas from to First, monitoring studies of benthic algae, benthic invertebrates, fish, and habitat were undertaken at sites near Happy Isles and Pohono bridges from to as part of the National Water-Quality Assessment Program of the U.S.

Geological Survey. PART A. NATURAL ENVIRONMENT LIST OF TABLES Table Page 1—1 Pollution Sources Along The Upper Cahaba River AI—24 & AI 1—2 Summary Of Cahaba River Fish Kills AI—26 AI—l Monthly Temperature Ranges AI—26a AI—2 Ambient Air Quality Standards Of Alabama AI—27 AI—3 Air Pollutant Concentrations In The Birmingham Area AI AI—4 Cahaba.

The Upper Bad River-River Basin Study is sponsored by the Badlands Resource Conservation and Development (BRCD) Area Council, Inc., and the conservation districts in East Pennington, Haakon, Jackson, Jones, Lyman, and Stanley Counties. The main objectives of the study are: (1) to identify and quantify areas in the upper portion of the watershed File Size: 5MB.

Alabama Mollusks Bibliography. Non-Marine Mollusks (Last Revised March 9, ) This bibliography was originally adapted from the book Freshwater Mussels of the Tennessee River near Decatur, Alabama by Deborah Wills (), but has been greatly enhanced by the addition of citations from Kevin Cummings (Illinois Natural History Survey) and other personal.

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Statewide, the results of. the river from Christmas Valley to South Lake Tahoe. The studies occurred during a period of changing stream flow, from above to below average run-off over The data provide a basis for future contrasts of changes in habitat, water quality and aquatic biological integrity in the Upper Truckee River.

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