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Persistence is the Salt of Stream Stewardship

Persistence is the Salt of Stream Stewardship

In this article I describe the process I have used over the past two years in responding to my field ...
Parking lot outflow to an icy stream.

Investigating Road Salt and Deicer Stream Contamination During a Snowstorm

Understanding the patterns and timing of road salt and deicers entering local streams is important for providing feedback to local ...

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How’s My Waterway?

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency provides an online tool for exploring watersheds called How's My Waterway? How's My Waterway incorporates and expands upon content from the EPA's Surf Your Watershed tool which was decommissioned after ...

Scientific Technical Assistance to Pennsylvania-Based Watershed and Conservation Organizations

The Consortium for Scientific Assistance to Watersheds is a team of specialists who provide free organizational and scientific technical assistance to Pennsylvania-based watershed and conservation organizations. C-SAW does not conduct watershed monitoring or assessments. Instead, ...

EnviroDIY Monitoring Station for Measuring Road Salt

The effects of road salt on stream macroinvertebrate communities are becoming well understood, and therefore road salt isn’t necessarily an “emerging” contaminant. But road salt content in streams could be considered an indicator of more ...

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