Causal Analysis of Biological Impairment in Long Creek, a Sandy-Bottomed Stream in Coastal Southern Maine (Final Report)
EPA annnounces the release of the Causal Analysis of Biological Impairment in Long Creek: A Sandy-Bottomed Stream in Coastal Southern Maine final document on December 13, 2007.
This assessment presents results from a complex causal assessment of a biologically impaired, urbanized coastal watershed located primarily in South Portland, Maine, USA—the Long Creek watershed. This case study serves as an example implementation of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Stressor Identification (SI) guidance (http://www.epa.gov/caddis/).
|Mar 2006||EPA sends out the draft document for EPA internal review.|
|Sep 2006||EPA releases the draft document for an External Peer Review.|
|Dec 2007||EPA publishes the final document to the NCEA Web site.|
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