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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Report on the state of the Schuylkill River watershed
Publisher The Conservation Fund,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 52433972
Subjects Schuylkill River Watershed (Pa)
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  TD225.S38R47 2002 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 06/20/2003
Collation 40 p. : col. ills., maps ; 22 x 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM
Contents Notes
Environmental setting -- Historical influences -- Land use and population change -- Community and river conservation planning -- Trends in land consumed for development -- Surface and groundwater withdrawals -- Biological health of Schuylkill waters -- Fisheries -- Streamside areas and wetlands -- Greenways and watershed conservation lands -- The Schuylkill and developing communities -- The Schuylkill and riverfront communities -- The Schuylkill and the city of Philadelphia -- Schuylkill greenways and trails --- Assessment of water quality conditions -- Agriculture -- Impervious surfaces and urban storm water -- Sewage wastes -- Industrial pollutants -- Abandoned mine drainage -- Monitoring and research -- Enhancing public awareness -- Educating the next generation -- Environmental education centers -- Special recognition of the Schuylkill -- Public agencies with programs related to the Schuylkill Watershed -- Nonprofit organizations -- Partnerships -- Role of Indicators -- Report participants.