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Main Title Land use effects on streamflow and water quality in the northeastern United States /
Author Crétaz, Avril L. de la.
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Barten, Paul Kevin.
Publisher CRC,
Year Published 2007
OCLC Number 77012777
ISBN 9780849391873; 0849391873
Subjects Water quality--Northeastern States. ; Streamflow--Northeastern States. ; Land use--Environmental aspects--Northeastern States.
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EHAM  TD223.13.C74 2007 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 06/13/2011
EJAM  TD223.13.C74 2007 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 10/27/2008
Collation 319 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Front cover; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; About the Authors; About This Book; Chapter 1. Introduction; Chapter 2. Fundamentals of Hydrology; Chapter 3. Nutrients, Pesticides, and Metals; Chapter 4. The Stream Ecosystem; Chapter 5. Riparian Areas and Riparian Buffers; Chapter 6. Forest Management and Natural Disturbances; Chapter 7. Forest Conversion to Agriculture; Chapter 8. Forest Conversion to Urban and Suburban Land Use; Chapter 9. Mixed Land Use and Cumulative Effects; Chapter 10. Conclusions and Management Implications; Index; Back cover. Presenting the principles that define and govern interactions between land activities and conditions in streams, lakes, and estuaries, this book offers an overview of hydrologic processes and key watershed characteristics. It focusses on the importance of the physical environment as a source of variation in stream response.