Water-quality assessment of the Albemarle-Pamlico drainage basin, North Carolina and Virginia

a summary of selected trace element, nutrient, and pesticide data for bed sediments, 1969-90 by Stanley C. Skrobialowski

Publisher: U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Publisher: Branch of Information Services [distributor] in Raleigh, N.C, Denver, CO

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Subjects:

  • Water quality -- North Carolina -- Albemarle Sound Region,
  • Water quality -- North Carolina -- Pamlico Sound Region,
  • River sediments -- North Carolina -- Albemarle Sound Region -- Analysis,
  • River sediments -- North Carolina -- Pamlico Sound Region -- Analysis

Edition Notes

Other titlesWater quality assessment of the Albemarle-Pamlico drainage basin, North Carolina and Virginia.
Statementby Stanley C. Skrobialowski.
SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 96-4104.
ContributionsNational Water-Quality Assessment Program (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 33 p. :
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17104958M
OCLC/WorldCa36166199

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Water-Quality Assessment of the Albemarle-Pamlico Drainage Basin, North Carolina and Virginia – Summary of Water-Quali-ty Data for Suspended Sediment, Nutrients, and Pesticides. U.S. Geological. The ALBE drainage basin is a 72, km 2 area in central and eastern North Carolina and southern Virginia ().The Suffolk Scarp has been used to delineate the inner from the outer coastal plain setting (Harned et al., ).This scarp is the western border of a relatively flat or gently seaward-sloping terrace (Soller and Mills, ).Elevation and topographic relief generally increase inland Cited by: Poor drinking water quality, high cost of water purification, human health problems, and loss of water supply are attributable to groundwater contamination.

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Wetzel RG, Paerl HW. Light absorption by phytoplankton and chromophoric dissolved organic matter in the drainage basin and. Nitrate-nitrogen concentrations in shallow ground water of the coastal plain of the Albemarle-Pamlico Drainage Study Unit, North Carolina and Virginia / ([Reston, Va?]: U.S.

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