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Cape Cod National Seashore

Cape Cod National Seashore

  Partnership Projects in Cape Cod National Seashore

  • 2001 - Ground-Water Nutrient Transport to Estuaries and Fresh-Water Ponds
  • 2003 - Robowell: Automated Groundwater Monitoring
  • 2005 - Review and Storage of Long-Term Water-Quality Monitoring Data for the Kettle-Hole Ponds
  • 2005 - Defining Nutrient Fluxes to Estuaries to Assess Alternatives for Nutrient Loading Remediation

Partnership Publications

Colman, J.A. and Masterson, J.P. 2007, Monitoring ground-water quality in coastal ecosystems. U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2007-1149, 95 p.

Colman, J.A. and J.P. Masterson. 2008.Transient simulations of nitrogen load for a coastal aquifer and embayment, Cape Cod, MA. Environ. Sci. Techno., 42 (1), 207-213. DOI: 10.1021/es070638b.

Cross, V.A., Bratton, J.F., Crusius, J., Colman, J.A., McCobb, T.D. 2008, Submarine hydrogeological data from Cape Cod National Seashore. U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report 2006-1169.

Crusius, J., D. Koopmans, J.F. Bratton, M.A. Charette, K. Kroeger, P. Henderson, L. Ryckman, K. Halloran, and J.A. Colman. 2005 (download PDF reader) . Submarine groundwater discharge to a small estuary estimated from radon and salinity measurements and a box model. Biogeosciences, 2, 141-157.


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