Big Bend National Park
Partnership Projects in Big Bend National Park
1999 - Fixed Station Water Quality Monitoring, Rio Grande Below Rio Conchos
1999 - Baseline Assessment of Instream & Riparian Zone Biological Resources & Estab. of Rio Grande Benchmark Stations
2000 - Monitoring Plan to Support the Assessment of Water Quality Status, Trends, and Degradation, Rio Grande
2005 - Salinity and Source of Nutrients in the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo between Presidio and Amistad Reservoir
2015 - Modeling the connections between hydrology, water quality, and ecosystem health to support coastal
preservation efforts across the Northern Gulf Coast (Parks: BITH, BIBE)
Moring, J.B. 2002.
Baseline assessment of instream and riparian-zone biological resources on
the Rio Grande in and near Big Bend National Park, Texas. U.S. Geological
Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4106. 33 p.
Moring, J.B., 2001, Identification of issues, monitoring objectives, and approach for development of a water-quality assessment plan
for the Rio Grande in Big Bend National Park, Texas. U.S. Geological Survey Administrative Report. 11 p.
Raines, T.H., Turco, M.J., Connor, P.J., and Bennett, J.B., 2012,
Streamflow gains and losses and selected water-quality observations in five subreaches of the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo del Norte from near Presidio
to Langtry, Texas, Big Bend area, United States and Mexico, 2006: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5125, 30 p.