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Developing and Applying a New Water Quality Integrity Index (WQII) Across the Conterminous United States

Citation:

Herlihy, A. AND Steve Paulsen. Developing and Applying a New Water Quality Integrity Index (WQII) Across the Conterminous United States. Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting 2022, Grand Rapids, MI, May 14 - 20, 2022.

Impact/Purpose:

The purpose of the presentation is to give an overview of the development of an Index of Chemical Integrity for Streams and Rivers to the Joint Aquatic Sciences Meeting.

Description:

This presentation provides and overview of our Index of Chemical Integrity in use in Rivers and Streams for the EPA/State program NARS.  The index aggregates a variety of chemical measures into an overall index to reflect aquatic chemical integrity.

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT ( PRESENTATION/ SLIDE)
Product Published Date: 05/20/2022
Record Last Revised: 11/28/2022
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 356341