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Main Title Susquehanna River Basin Water Quality Assessment 305(b) Report, April 2002.
Author J. L. R. Hoffman
CORP Author Susquehanna River Basin Commission, Harrisburg, PA.; Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Year Published 2002
Report Number PUBLICATION-220; EPA-1-093391-02
Stock Number PB2010-101313
Additional Subjects Susquehanna River ; Nutrients ; Suspended sediments ; Water pollution monitoring ; Water quality ; Stream flow ; Nitrates ; Nitrogen ; Phosphorus ; Phosphates ; Ecological concentration ; Nonpoint sources ; Spatial distribution ; Temporal distribution ; River basins ; Trends ; Mass balance ; Data collection
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2010-101313 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 09/14/2010
Collation 62p
This 2002 305(b) report provides a summary of the Susquehanna River Basin Commission's (SRBC's) assessment of the water quality, physical habitat, and biological status of its basin's rivers and streams. These assessments are based on monitoring activities from sediment and nutrient sampling, subbasin surveys, interstate stream projects, a stream restoration project in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, and a lowflow study downstream of the Whitney Point reservoir. Also included are summary data from SRBCs ground-water withdrawal reviews. This report, which was prepared to meet the requirements of Section 305(b) of the Clean Water Act, is formatted according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) in its 'Guidelines for Preparation of the Comprehensive State Water Quality Assessments (305(b) Reports) and Electronic Updates (September 1997).'