Water quality in the Willamette Basin, Oregon, 1991-95

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Title Water quality in the Willamette Basin, Oregon, 1991-95
Creator Bencala, Kenneth E.; Bonn, Bernadine A.; Carpenter, Kurt D.; Hinkle, Stephen R.; Janet, Mary L.; Laenen, Antonius; Rinella, Frank A.; Uhrich, Mark A.; Waite, Ian R.; Wentz, Dennis A.
Subject Water quality; Groundwater; Organic compounds; Fishes; Trace elements; Sediments (Geology) -- Analysis; Stream measurements
Spatial Coverage Oregon
Description This report is intended to summarize major findings that emerged between 1991 and 1995 from the water quality assessment of the Willamette Basin Study Unit and to relate these findings to water quality issues of regional and national concern. The information is primarily intended for those who are involved in water resource management.;; Indeed, this report addresses many of the concerns raised by regulators, water utility managers, industry representatives, and other scientists, engineers, public officials, and members of stakeholder groups who provided advice and input to the USGS during this NAWQA Study Unit investigation. Yet, the information contained here may also interest those who simply wish to know more about the quality of water in the rivers and aquifers in the area where they live. and their protection for present and future generations.
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1161
Contributors Bureau of Land Management; Bureau of Reclamation; City of Eugene; City of Portland; City of Salem; Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission; Metro Regional Government; National Resources Conservation Service; Oregon Department of Agriculture; Oregon Department of Environmental Quality; Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife; Oregon Department of Forestry; Oregon Department of Human Resources, Health Division; Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development; Oregon State University; Oregon Water Resources Department; Portland State University; Tualatin Valley Water District; Unified Sewerage Agency; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Date 1998
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Digitization Specifications pdf file copied from USGS website (http://water.usgs.gov/pubs/circ/). Uploaded into CONTENTdm version 3.7.
Identifier http://water.usgs.gov/pubs/circ/circ1161/
Source Bencala, Kenneth E., Bonn, Bernadine A., Carpenter, Kurt D., Hinkle, Stephen R., Janet, Mary L., Laenen, Antonius, Rinella, Frank A., Uhrich, Mark A., Waite, Ian R., and Wentz, Dennis A., Water quality in the Willamette Basin, Oregon, 1991-95, Oregon: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1161, p40.
Language eng
Rights Management Public Domain, Courtesy of the USGS
Holding Institution University of Utah
Metadata Cataloger Seung Hoon Yoo; Kristin Willmore
ARK ark:/87278/s6mg7nf8
Setname wwdl_er
Date Created 2004-11-29
Date Modified 2005-10-13
ID 1145739
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6mg7nf8
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