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Water-quality assessment of the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins Study Unit

Water-quality assessment of the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins Study Unit

analysis of available data on nutrients, suspended sediments, and pesticides, 1972-92

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Earth Science Information Center, Open-File Reports Section [distributor] in Marlborough, Mass, Denver, CO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water quality -- New England,
  • Nutrient pollution of water -- New England,
  • Suspended sediments -- New England,
  • Pesticides -- Environmental aspects -- New England

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWater-quality assessment for Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins Study Unit, 1972-1992., Water quality assessment of the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins Study Unit.
    Statementby Marc J. Zimmerman ... [et al.].
    SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 95-4203.
    ContributionsZimmerman, Marc James, 1947-, Geological Survey (U.S.), National Water-Quality Assessment Program (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 162 p. :
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17036190M
    OCLC/WorldCa35200209

    In , at the request of Connecticut, the S&A Division conducted a water quality study of the Housatonic River to document the effects of nutrients in Lake Lillinonah and Lake Zoar, two iiT poundments which are used extensively for recreation. Hydrogeologic Setting and Ground-Water Flow Simulations of the Pomperaug River Basin Regional Study Area, Connecticut By Forest P. Lyford, Carl S. Carlson, Craig J. Brown, and J. Jeffrey Starn.

    National Water-Quality Assessment. Water Resources Division. Marlborough, MA. Coles, J.F. Organochlorine compounds in fish tissue for the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins study unit, U.S. Geological Survey. Water-Resources Investigations Report National Water-Quality Assessment Program. Water Resources. study was done is the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins Study Unit, which includes all drainage basins flowing into Long Island Sound from the coast of Connecticut. The study area includes eastern Vermont, western New Hampshire, west- central Massachusetts, nearly all of Connecticut, andCited by: 3.

    Water Quality Assessment of the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basin Study Unit: Analysis of Available Data on Nutrients, Suspended Sediments, and Pesticides, , U.S. Geological Survey, Water Resources Investigations Report The Housatonic River (/ ˌ h uː s ə ˈ t ɒ n ɪ k / HOOS-ə-TON-ik) is a river, approximately miles ( km) long, in western Massachusetts and western Connecticut in the United States. It flows south to southeast, and drains about 1, square miles (5, km 2) City: Pittsfield, MA.


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Water-quality assessment of the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins Study Unit Download PDF EPUB FB2

Water-quality assessment of the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames river basins study unit; analysis of available data on nutrients, suspended sediments, and pesticides, Water-Resources Investigations Report 2 Water Quality in the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins, Toxic contaminants have accumulated in some Study Unit streambed sediments and fish.

Concentrations of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in streambed sediments and fish in the Housatonic River were among some of the highest detected in NAWQA Study.

Water Quality in the Connecticut, Housatonic an, d Thames River Basins, SUMMARY OF MAJOR ISSUE ANS D FINDINGS Some contaminant MCLs were exeeded in ground water. Summary report on water quality in the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont, (USGS CIRCISBN ).

and organic compounds in streambed sediment in the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins, U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report24 p. Coles, James F.,Organochlorine compounds in fish tissue from the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins Study Unit, Water quality in the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River basins, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont, Series title Circular.

Full text of "Housatonic River Basin / water quality assessment report" See other formats. Housatonic Basin Sampling and Testing is an intragel part of BERKSHIRE ENGINEEING, INC.

We provide services primarily associated with the delivery of safe drinking water in accordance with State and Federal Regulations.

Sub-regional Basin Name and Code: Housatonic River, Regional Basin: Housatonic River. Major Basin: there are no current data to evaluate the segments as Housatonic Main Stem. Twomile Brook (CT WATERSHED DESCRIPTION. The Housatonic River sub-regional basin is located in the south central portion of Connecticut (Figure 1).

The Housatonic River begins in western Massachusetts and flows south into Connecticut initially forming the town boundary between North Canaan and Salisbury, CT.

The bacteria impaired segment (CT_06) consists of miles of the river in Salisbury, Canaan, Sharon, Cornwall, and Kent, CT (Figures 2 and 7).

The Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins study unit is one of 59 National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) study units nationwide. The study unit drainage basin comprises an area of almost 16, mi. and extends through parts of the Province of Quebec, Canada, eastern Vermont, western New Hamp­.

WATER QUALITY. The study segment of the Housatonic River has a general class "B" ra t ing · un der the Water Quality Standards for Connecticut. This indicates the river's ability to support bathing and other recreational activities as well as to provide an excellent habitat for fish and wildlife including a cold water fishery.

HOUSATONIC WATERSHED WATER QUALITY ASSESSMENT REPORT. The Massachusetts Surface Water Quality Standards (SWQS) designate the most sensitive uses for which surface waters in the state shall be protected. The assessment of current water quality conditions is a key step in the successful implementation of the Watershed Approach.

National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Project. Complete Listing of NAWQA's Study Units and Summary Reports. Number on map. NAWQA Study unit name. Connecticut, Housatonic and Thames River Basins. Circular CT, MA, NH, NY, RI, VT.

Cook Inlet Basin. National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) - Links to Study Units For more information about a study unit, see the map or table below and find the link to the study unit of interest. Not all study units are on-line right now, but check back because we continue to add them as they become available.

The Housatonic River Basin Natural Resources Restoration Project (hereinafter, “Housatonic Project”) is a product of the natural resource damage assessment and restoration process established under the federal Comprehensive Environmental.

This group of study units started in fiscal year Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (#22 on map) Albemarle-Pamlico Drainage (#19) Central Columbia Plateau (#50) Central Nebraska Basins (#35) Connecticut, Housatonic, Thames River Basins (#2) Georgia-Florida Coastal Plain (#23) USGS National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program.

The USGS as part of their National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program in the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins Study Unit conducted water quality sampling in the Housatonic River Basin between and A summary of their data collection by study component is provided in Table 4.

HOUSATONIC RIVER BASIN / WATER QUALITY ASSESSMENT REPORT The Massachusetts Surface Water Quality Standards designate the most sensitive uses for which surface waters in the state shall be protected. The assessment of current water quality conditions is a key step in the successful implementation of the Watershed Approach.

The Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins National Water Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Study - MTBE and Other VOCs in Drinking Water in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Regions - Hydrogeology and Water Quality of the Nutmeg Valley Area, Wolcott and Waterbury, Connecticut.

Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins By Elaine C. Todd Trench Abstract Sources and loads of total nitrogen and total phosphorus in streams of the Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins study unit were evaluated as part of the U.S.

Geological Survey's (USGS) National Water-Quality Assessment Program. The study area encompassesCited by: 8.The Connecticut, Housatonic, and Thames River Basins study unit include als l drainage basins flowing into Long Island Sound fro thme coast of Connecticut.Assessment of water-quality conditions and trends is an important part of this overall mission.

One of the greatest challenges faced by water- resources scientists is acquiring reliable information that will guide the use and protection of the Nation's water prosportsfandom.com by: 2.