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Main Title Biological and Water Quality Survey of Three Tributaries to the Sangamon River: South Fork Basin, Mosquito Creek and Long Point Slough, September through November 1989.
Author Short., M. B. ;
CORP Author Illinois State Environmental Protection Agency, Springfield. Div. of Water Pollution Control.
Publisher Oct 93
Year Published 1993
Report Number IEPA/WPC/93-143;
Stock Number PB94-161544
Additional Subjects Aquatic biology ; Invertebrates ; Habitats ; Water pollution effects ; Sagamon River ; Fishes ; Population growth ; Sites ; Surveys ; Chemical analysis ; Water quality data ; Sediments ; Watersheds ; Stream flow ; Illinois ; Tables(Data) ; South Fork of Sangamon River ; Macroinvertebrates ; Tributaries ; Long Point Slough ; Mosquito Creek
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB94-161544 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 09/01/1994
Collation 36p
During September through November, 1989, the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency central monitoring unit collected biological, water and sediment chemistry, and instream habitat data on three tributaries to the Sangamon River. The study included ten sites in the South Fork basin and one site each on Mosquito Creek and Long Point Slough. The purpose of the study was to update use support data on these streams. Prior to the survey, the area was experiencing a drought. Rainfall was 8.92 inches below average in 1988 and 7.34 inches below average in 1989.