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Bibliography of the National Park Service - U.S. Geological Survey Water Quality Partnership Program

Anderson, A.L., C.V. Miller, L.D. Olsen, E.J. Doheny, and D.J. Phelan. 2002 . Water quality, sediment quality, and stream-channel classification of Rock Creek, Washington, D.C., 1999-2000. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4067. 91 p.

Andrews, W.J. 2000. Summary of results of USGS/NPS water-quality sampling in the Washita River at the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site, 2000. U.S. Geological Survey Administrative Report. 11p.

Andrews, W.J. and S.P. Burrough. 2002 . Hydrology and water quality near Bromide Pavilion in Chickasaw National Recreation Area, Murray County, Oklahoma, 2000. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 01-4250. 31 p.

Arnett, H.A., Saros, J.E., and Mast, M.A. (2012). A caveat regarding diatom-inferred nitrogen concentrations in oligotrophic lakes: Journal of Paleolimnology, v. 47, no. 2, p. 277-291.

Ashley, R.P. and J.J. Rytuba. 2008. Mercury geochemistry of gold placer tailings, sediments, bedrock, and waters in the Lower Clear Creek Area, Shasta County, California – Report of investigations, 2001-2003. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008-1122. 65 p.

Bauch, N.J., and M. Malick. 2003 . Limnology of Blue Mesa, Morrow Point, and Crystal Reservoirs, Curecanti National Recreation Area, during 1999, and a 25-year retrospective of nutrient conditions in Blue Mesa Reservoir, Colorado. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4199. 101 p.

Becker, C.J. 2006 . Water quality and possible sources of nitrogen and bacteria to Rock and Tavertine Creeks, Chickasaw National Recreation Area, Oklahoma, 2004. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5279. 24 p.

Bell, R.W. and P.D. Hays. 2007 . Influence of locally derived recharge on the water quality and temperature of springs in Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5004. 46 p.

Benotti, M.J., I. Abbene, and S.A. Terracciano. 2007 . Nitrogen loading in Jamaica Bay, Long Island, New York: Predevelopment to 2005. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5051. 17 p.

Bevans, H.E., S.L. Goodbred, J.F. Miesner, S.A. Watkins, T.S. Gross, N.D. Denslow, and T. Schoeb. 1996. Synthetic organic compounds and carp endocrinology and histology in Las Vegas Wash and Las Vegas and Callville Bays of Lake Mead, Nevada, 1992 and 1995. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 96-4266. 12 p.

Boughton, G.K. 2001 . Metal loading in Soda Butte Creek upstream of Yellowstone National Park, Montana and Wyoming: A retrospective analysis of previous research; and quantification of metal loading, August 1999. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 01-4170. 68 p.

Boyd, R.A. and E.T. Furlong. 2002 . Human-health pharmaceutical compounds in Lake Mead, Nevada and Arizona, and Las Vegas Wash, Nevada, October 2000-August 2001. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-385. 18 p.

Brabets, T.P. 2001 . Hydrologic data and a proposed water-quality monitoring network for the Kobuk River Basin, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, and Kobuk Valley National Park, Alaska. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 01-4141. 23 p.

Brabets, T.P. 2001. Hydrologic data from Nation, Kandik, and Yukon Rivers, Yukon-Charley Rivers National Preserve, Alaska. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-295. 16 p.

Brabets, T.P. 2002. Water quality of the Tlikakila River and five major tributaries to Lake Clark, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 1999-2001. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4127. 29 p.

Brabets, T.P. 2013, Water-quality and flow data, Chulitna River basin, Southwest Alaska, October 2009-June 2012: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, 2013-1009, 40 p.

Brabets, T.P. and M.S. Whitman. 2002 . Water quality of Camp Creek, Costello Creek, and other selected streams located in the south side of Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4260. 52 p.

Brabets, T.P., and Ourso, R.T., 2013, Water quality of streams draining abandoned and reclaimed mined lands in the Kantishna Hills area, Denali National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 2008–11: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2013–5048, 72 p.

Brabets, T.P., Ourso, R.T., Miller, M.P., and Brasher, A.M., 2011, Water quality of the Chokosna, Gilahina, Lakina Rivers, and Long Lake watershed along McCarthy Road, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 2007–08: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011-5185, 56 p.

Brabets, T.P. and J.R. Riehle. 2003 . Geochemistry of the Johnson River, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Alaska. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report  03-4252. 31 p.

Brabets, T.P. 2004 . Occurrence and distribution of trace elements in snow, streams, and streambed sediments, Cape Krusenstern National Monument, Alaska, 2002-2003. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5229. 31 p.

Brabets, T.P. and R.T. Ourso. 2006 . Water quality of the Crescent River Basin, Lake Clark National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 2003-2004. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5151. 40 p.

Brady, A.M.G. 2007 . Rapid method for Escherichia coli in the Cuyahoga River. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1210. 5 p.

Brady, A.M.G., Bushon, R.N., and Plona, M.B., 2009, Predicting recreational water quality using turbidity in the Cuyahoga River, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Ohio, 2004–7: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009–5192, 16 p.

Brown, J.B., 2008, Review of available water-quality data for the Southern Colorado Plateau Network and Characterization of Water Quality in Five Selected Park Units in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah, 1925-2004: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2008-5130, 119 p.

Brown, L.R. and T.M. Short. 1999. Biological, habitat, and water quality conditions in the upper Merced River drainage, Yosemite National Park, California, 1993-1996. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4088. 56 p.

Bushon, R.N. and G.F. Koltun. 2004 . Microbiological water quality in relation to water-contact recreation, Cuyahoga River, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Ohio, 2000 and 2002. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 03-4333. 30 p.

Caldwell, J.M. and C.W. Culbertson. 2007 . Hydrologic data summary for the Northeast Creek/Fresh Meadow Estuary, Acadia National Park, Maine, 2000-2001. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2007-1035. 81 p.

Chafin, D.T. 2002 . Evaluation of trends in pH in the Yampa River, northwestern Colorado, 1950-2000. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4038. 41 p.

Christensen, V.G., Maki, R.P., and Kiesling, R.L., 2011, Relation of nutrient concentrations, nutrient loading, and algal production to changes in water levels in Kabetogama Lake, Voyageurs National Park, northern Minnesota, 2008–09: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011–5096, 50 p.

Christensen, V.G., G.A. Payne, and L.W. Kallemeyn. 2004 . Effects of changes in reservoir operations on water quality and tropic-state indicators in Voyageurs National Park, northern Minnesota, 2001-03. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigation Report 2004-5044. 42 p.

Clow, D.W., Forrester, H., Miller, B., Roop, H., Sickman, J.O. Ryu, H., Santo Domingo, J., 2013, Effects of stock use and backpackers on water quality in wilderness in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, USA, Environmental Management, December 2013, Vol. 52, 6, p. 1400-1414.

Clow, D.W., Nanus, L., Huggett, B, 2010. Use of regression-based models to map sensitivity of aquatic resources to atmospheric deposition in Yosemite National Park, USA. Water Resources Research, 46: Issue 9, Sept. 2010.

Clow, D.W., Peavler, R.S., Roche, J., Panoraska, A.K., Thomas, R.M. Smith, S., 2011. Assessing possible visitor-use impacts on water quality in Yosemite National Park, California. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 183: 197-215.

Clow DW, Rhoades C, Briggs J, Caldwell M, Lewis WMJ (2011) Responses of soil and water chemistry to mountain pine beetle induced tree mortality in Grand County, Colorado. Appl Geochem. doi:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2011.03.096

Clow, D.W., R.G. Striegl. L. Nanus, M.A. Mast, D.H. Campbell, and D.P. Krabbenhoft. 2002. Current status of high-elevation lake chemistry in seven national parks in the western United States. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution: Focus 2(2) 139-164. U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO.

Clow, D.W., J.O. Sickman, R.G. Striegl, D.P. Krabbenhoft, J.G. Elliott, M. Dornblaser, D.A. Roth, and D.H. Campbell. 2003. Changes in the chemistry of lakes and precipitation in high-elevation national parks in the western United States, 1985-1999. Water Resources Research, 39(6), 1171, doi: 10.1029/2002WR001533.

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 . (download PDF reader) Transient simulations of nitrogen load for a coastal aquifer and embayment, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Environmental Science and Technology, 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.

Culbertson, C.W., T.G. Huntington, and J.M. Caldwell. 2007 . Nutrient enrichment in estuaries from discharge of shallow ground water, Mt. Desert Island, Maine. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5188. 42 p.

Curran, C.A., Konrad, C.P. Higgins, J.L. Bryan, M.K., 2009, Estimates of sediment load prior to dam removal in the Elwha River, Clallam County, Washington:  U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5221, 19 p .

Curran, J.H. 2003 . Channel stability and water quality of the Alagnak River, southwestern Alaska. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4184. 54 p.

Curtis, J.A. 2007 . Summary of optical-backscatter and suspended-sediment data, Tomales Bay Watershed, California, Water Years 2004, 2005, and 2006. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5224. 16 p.

Davis, J.V. and Barr, M.N. 2006 . Assessment of possible sources of microbiological contamination in the water column and streambed sediment of the Jacks Fork, Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri - Phase III. U.S. Scientific Investigations Report 06-5161. 32 p.

Davis, J.V. and J.M. Richards. 2001 (download PDF reader) . Assessment of microbiological contamination of the Jacks Fork within the Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri - Phase I. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 026-01. 6 p.

Davis, J.V. and J.M. Richards. 2002 . Assessment of possible sources of microbiological contamination and water-quality characteristics of the Jacks Fork, Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri - Phase II. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4209. 43 p.

Dietsch, B.J. 2008 . Water-quality and fish-community data for the Niobrara National Scenic River, Nebraska, 2003-05. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2007-3098. 6 p.

Dillow, J.J., W.S. Banks, and M.J. Smigaj. 2002 . Ground-water quality and discharge to Chincoteague and Sinepuxent Bays adjacent to Assateague Island National Seashore, Maryland. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4029. 42 p.

Dillow, J.J. and J.P. Raffensperger. 2006 . Estimates of the loads of nitrite + nitrate in the flow of Bassett Creek to the Maryland Coastal Bays adjacent to Assateague Island National Seashore, Water Years 2003-2004. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5080. 10 p.

Ebner, D.B., D.S. Cherry, and R.J. Currie. 2004 . Water and streambed sediment quality, and ecotoxicology of a stream along the Blue Ridge Parkway, adjacent to a closed landfill, near Roanoke, Virginia: 1999. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 03-4116. 55p.

Egler, A.L., Risch, M.R., Alvarez, D.A., and Bradley, P.M., 2013, Organic wastewater compounds in water and sediment in and near restored wetlands, Great Marsh, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, 2009–11: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2013–5186, 52 p.,http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/sir20135186.

Ferguson, S.A. 2002 . Investigation of water quality in the Great Sand Dunes National Monument and Preserve, Saguache County, Colorado, February 1999 through September 2000: Qualifying for Outstanding Waters Designation. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4196. 8 p.

Frenzel, S.A., and J.M. Dorava. 1999. Water-quality data for the Talkeetna River and four streams in National Parks, Cook Inlet basin Alaska, 1998. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-459. 58 p.

Frick, E.A., M.B. Gregory, D.L. Calhoun, and E.H. Hopkins. 2002 . Water quality and aquatic communities of upland wetlands, Cumberland Island National Seashore, Georgia, April 1999 to July 2000. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4082. 72 p.

Galloway, J.M. and W.R. Green. 2004 . Hydrologic and water-quality characteristics for Calf Creek near Silver Hill, Arkansas, and selected Buffalo River sites, 2001-2002. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5007. 29 p.

Galloway, J.M. and W.R. Green. 2004 . Hydrologic and water-quality characteristics for Bear Creek near Silver Hill, Arkansas, and selected Buffalo River sites, 1999-2004. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5244. 31 p.

Goldstein, R.M., M.E. Brigham, L. Steuwe, and M.A. Menheer. 2003 . Mercury data from small lakes in Voyageurs National Park, northern Minnesota, 2000-02. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-480. 18 p.

Gregory, M.B. and E.A. Frick. 2000 . Fecal-coliform bacteria concentrations in streams of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, Metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia, May-October 1994 and 1995. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 00-4139. 8p.

Gregory, M.B. and E.A. Frick. 2001. Indicator-bacteria concentrations in streams of the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area, March 1999-April 2000. Proceedings of the 2001 Georgia Water Resources Conference, March 26-27, 2001, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia. U.S. Geological Survey, Atlanta, GA. 4 p.

Gurdak, J.J., A.I. Greve, and N.E. Spahr. 2002 . Water-quality data analysis of the Upper Gunnison River Watershed, Colorado, 1989-99. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4001. 61 p.

Hart, R.J., J. Rihs, H.E. Taylor, and S.A. Monroe. 2002. Assessment of spring chemistry along the South Rim of Grand Canyon in Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 096-02. 4 p.

Hart, R.J., H.E. Taylor, R.C. Antweiler, G.G. Fisk, G.M Anderson, D.A. Roth, M.E. Flynn, D.B. Peart, M. Truini, and L.B. Barber. 2005 . Physical and chemical characteristics of Knowles, Forgotten, and Moqui Canyons, and effects of recreational use on water quality, Lake Powell, Arizona and Utah. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5120. 43p.

Hart, R.J., H.E. Taylor, R.C. Antweiler, D.D. Graham, G.G. Fisk, S.G. Riggins, and M.E. Flynn. 2005 . Sediment chemistry of the Colorado River Delta of Lake Powell, Utah, 2001. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2005-1178. 33 p.

Hartel, P.G., E.A. Frick, A.L. Funk, J.L. Hill, J.D. Summer, and M.B. Gregory. 2004 . Sharing of ribotype patterns of Escherichia coli isolates during baseflow and stormflow conditions. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5004. 10 p.

Hickman, R.E. and J.M. Fisher. 2008 . Water quality of streams in and near the Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Pennsylvania and New Jersey, 2002-04. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5290. 65 p.

Hippe, D.J., C.J. Wipperfurth, E.A. Hopkins, E.A. Frick, and D.J. Wangsness. 1997 . Water-quality issues related to urban development of the upper Chattahoochee River watershed: Everyone lives downstream. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report    96-4302. 32 by 48 inch page.

Huff, G.F., B. Conrad, and R. Daddow. 2005. Perchlorate bioaccumulation in leaves of Tamarix ramosissima (salt cedar) from the riparian environment of Lost River, White Sands National Monument, New Mexico. (abs.): 2005 New Mexico Water Research Symposium, August 16, 2005. p. C-9.

Hyer, K.E. 2007 . Escherichia coli concentrations in recreational streams and backcountry drinking-water supplies in Shenandoah National Park, Virginia, 2005-2006. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5160. 18 p.

Juckem, P.F. 2007. Hydrogeologic characteristics of the St. Croix River Basin, Minnesota and Wisconsin: Implications for the susceptibility of ground water to potential contamination. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5112. 25 p.

Konrad, C.P. 2009. Simulating the recovery of suspended sediment transport and river-bed stability in response to dam removal on the Elwha River, Washington. Ecological Engineering, 35(7), July 2009, 1104-1115.

Kratzer, C.R., D.K. Saleh, and C. Zamora. 2006 . Assessment of hydrologic and water quality data collected in Abbotts Lagoon watershed, Point Reyes National Seashore, California, during Water Years 1999 and 2000. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5261. 35 p.

Kroenig, S.E. 2008. Assessment of water-quality monitoring and a proposed water-quality monitoring network for the Mosquito Lagoon Basin, East-Central Florida. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2007-5238. 53p.

Lampe, D.C., and Bayless, E.R., 2013, Hydrologic data and groundwater flow simulations in the vicinity of Long Lake, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, near Gary, Indiana: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5003, 96 p., available at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2013/5003

Lenz, B.N., D.M. Robertson, J.D. Fallon, and R. Ferrin. 2001 (download PDF reader) . Nutrient and suspended-sediment concentrations and loads and benthic-invertebrate data for tributaries to the St. Croix River, Wisconsin and Minnesota, 1997-99. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 01-4162. 57 p.

Lico, M.S. and B.T. Johnson.2007 . Gasoline-related compounds in Lakes Mead and Mohave, Nevada, 2004-06. U.S. Geological Survey Sceientific Investigations Report 2007-5144. 28 p.

Mahler, B.J. and P.C. Van Metre. 2001 . Effects of oil and gas production on Lake Meredith sediments, 1964-99. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 072-01. 6 p.

Maluk, T.L. and T.A. Abrahamsen. 1999. Results of water-quality sampling and ecological characterization of streams of Congaree Swamp, South Carolina 1995-98. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4121. 76 p.

Mast, M.A., D.A. Alvarez, and S.D. Zaugg, (2012), Deposition and accumulation of airborne organic contaminants in Yosemite National Park, California: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Vol. 31, No. 3, pp. 524–533, 2012.

Mast, M.A., W.T. Foreman, and S.V. Skaates. 2006 . Organochlorine compounds and current-use pesticides in snow and lake sediment in Rocky Mountain National Park in Colorado and Glacier National Park in Montana, 2002-2003. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5119. 54p.

Mast, M.A., W.T. Foreman, and S.V. Skaates, (2007), Current-use pesticides and organochlorine compounds in precipitation and lake sediment from two high-elevation National Parks in the Western United States: Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology v. 52, p. 294–305.

Mast, M.A., D.J. Manthorne, and D.A. Roth, (2010), Historical deposition of mercury and selected trace elements to high-elevation National Parks in the Western U.S. inferred from lake-sediment cores: Atmospheric Environment, v. 33, p. 2577-2586.

Mast, M.A. and D.W. Clow. 2008. Effects of 2003 wildfires on stream chemistry in Glacier National Park. Hydrological Processess, 22(25) , doi: 10.1002/hyp.7121.

Miller C.V., H.S. Weyers, V.S. Blazer, and M.E. Freeman. 2006 . Chemical and ecological health of White Sucker (Catostomus commersoni) in Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C., 2003-04. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5140. 37 p.

Mills, T. J., Schweiger, E. W., Mast, M. A., and Clow, D. W., Hydrologic, water-quality, and biological characteristics of the North Fork Flathead River, Montana, water years 2007–2008: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2011-5221, 67 p.

Monroe, S.A., R.C. Antweiler, R.J. Hart, H.E. Taylor, M. Truini, J.R. Rihs, and T.J. Felger. 2004 . Chemical characteristics of ground-water discharge along the South Rim of Grand Canyon in Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona, 2000-2001. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2004-5146. 59 p.

Moran, E.H. and T.P. Brabets. 2005 . Water quality and ground-water/surface water interactions along the John River near Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska, 2002-2003. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5229. 39 p.

Moran, P.H., Cox, S.E., Embrey, S.S., Huffman, R.L., Olsen, T.D., Fradkin, S.C., 2012,  Sources and sinks of nitrogen and phosphorus to a deep, oligotrophic lake, Lake Crescent, Olympic National Park, Washington:  U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5107. 64 p.

Moran, P.W., A. Neelakanteswar, R.W. Black, and M.M. Vijayan. 2007. Tissue contaminants and associated transcriptional response in trout liver from high elevation lakes of Washington. Environmental Science and Technology, 41(18) 6591-6597, doi: 10.1021/es070550y.

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.

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. 2003 . Baseline assessment of fish communities, benthic macroinvertebrate communities, and stream habitat and land use, Big Thicket National Preserve, Texas, 1999-2001. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 03-4270. 33 p.

Moring, J.B. 2012, Water quality and the composition of fish and macroinvertebrate communities in the Devils and Pecos Rivers within and upstream from the Amistad National Recreation Area, Texas, 2005-7: U.S. Geological Survery Scientific Investigations Report: 2012-5038, 76 p.

Mugel, D.N., Richards, J.M., Schumacher, J.G., 2009, Geohydrologic investigations and landscape characteristics of areas contributing water to springs, the Current River, and Jacks Fork, Ozark National Scenic Riverways, Missouri, U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009–5138, 80 p.

Nagorski, S.A., Neal, E.G., and Brabets, T.P., 2013, Mercury and water-quality data from Rink Creek, Salmon River, and Good River, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska, November 2009–October 2011: U.S Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1097, 20 p.,http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2013/1097. 

Munn, M.D., R.W. Black, A.L. Haggland, M.A. Hummling, and R.L. Huffman. 1999. An assessment of stream habitat and nutrients in the Elwha River basin: Implications for restoration. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 98-4223. 38 p.

Neal, E.G., T.P. Brabets, and S.A. Frenzel. 2004 . Water quality and streamflow of the Indian River, Sitka, Alaska, 2001-02. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigation Report 2004-5023. 33 p.

Nielsen, M.J. 2002 . Water budget for and nitrogen loads to Northeast Creek, Bar Harbor, Maine. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4000. 32 p.

Nielsen, M.J., J.M Caldwell, C.W. Culbertson, and M. Handley. 2002 (download PDF reader) . Hydrologic data collected in small watersheds on Mount Desert Island, Maine, 1999-2000. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-416. 47 p.

Nielsen, M.J. and J.S. Kahl. 2007. Nutrient export from watersheds on Mt. Desert Island, Maine, as a function of land use and fire history. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 126: 81-96.

Parker, John T.C. 2006 . Effects of post-wildfire sedimentation on leopard frog habitat in Saguaro National Park. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005-3140. 4p.

Parker, John T.C. 2006 . Post-wildfire sedimentation in Saguaro National Park, Rincon Mountain District, and effects on lowland leopard frog habitat. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5235. 35p.

Paulson, A.J., R.J. Wagner, R.F. Sanzolone, and S.E. Cox. 2006 . Concentrations of elements in sediments and selective fractions of sediments, and in natural waters in contact with sediments from Lake Roosevelt, Washington, September 2004. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2006-1350. 84 p.

Paulson, A.J. and S.E. Cox. 2007. Release of elements to natural water from sediments of Lake Roosevelt, Washington, USA. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 26(12) 2550-2559, doi: 10.1897/07-052.1

Payne, G.A. 2000 (download PDF reader) . Water quality of lakes in Voyageurs National Park, northern Minnesota, 1999. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 00-4281. 12 p.

Petersen, J.C. 1999. Semivolatile organic compounds in streambed sediment from the Richland Creek basin, Arkansas, 1999. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-268. 13 p.

Petersen, J.C., B.C. Haggard, and W.R. Green. 2002 (download PDF reader) . Hydrologic characteristics of Bear Creek near Silver Hill and Buffalo River near St. Joe, Arkansas, 1999-2000. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4024. 36 p.

Petersen, J.C. and S. R. Femmer. 2003 . Periphyton communities in streams of the Ozark Plateaus and their relations to selected environmental factors. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 02-4210. 77 p.

Phelan, D.J., and Miller, C.V., 2010, Occurrence and distribution of organic wastewater compounds in Rock Creek Park, Washington, D.C., 2007–08: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5162, 68 p.

Rhoades CC, McCutchan JH, Cooper LA, Clow D, Detmer TM, Briggs JS, Stednick JD, Veblen TT, Ertz RM, Likens GE, Lewis WM (2013) Biogeochemistry of beetle-killed forests: Explaining a weak nitrate response. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 110 (5):1756-1760. doi:10.1073/pnas.1221029110

Rice, K.C., S.W. Maben, and J.R. Webb. 2001 (download PDF reader) . Water-quality data of soil water from three watersheds, Shenandoah National Park, Virginia, 1999-2000. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 01-236. 17 p.

Rice, K.C., F.A. Deviney, and J.R. Webb. 2004. Vulnerability of streams to episodic acidification in Shenandoah National Park [abs.]: Virginia Water Research Symposium, Oct. 4-6, 2004, Blacksburg, VA.

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Robinson, R.B., R. Treece, and S.E. Moore. 2003. Stormwater monitoring in 1999 and 2000 at Noland Divide and LeConte Creek in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN. 14 p.

Rosen, M.R., Turner, K., Goodbred, S.L., and Miller, J.M., eds., 2012, A synthesis of aquatic science for management of Lakes Mead and Mohave: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1381, 162 p.

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Saiki, M.K. 2000. Survey of fishes and environmental conditions in Abbotts Lagoon, Point Reyes National Seashore, California. U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Western Fisheries Research Center-Dixon Duty Station, Dixon, CA. 36 p. and appendix with tabulation of raw data.

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Sheibley, R.W., Foreman, J.R., Moran, P.W., Swarzenski, P.W., 2012, Atmospheric deposition, water-quality, and sediment data for selected lakes in Mount Rainer, North Cascades, and Olympic National Parks, Washington, 2008-10: U.S. Geological Survey Data Series: 2012-721, 46 p.

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Tribble, G.W. 2003. Results of August, 2002 water, fish, and sediment sampling in Kaloko-Honokohau National Historic Park. U.S. Geological Survey letter. 2p.

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Vaill, J.E. 2000. Traveltime and dispersion of contaminants in the Yampa River from Steamboat Springs to the Green River, northwestern Colorado. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4239. 8 p.

Wiener, J.G., B.C. Knight, M.B. Sandheinrich, J.D. Jeremiason, M.E. Brigham, D.R. Engstrom, L.G. Woodruff, W.F. Cannon, and S.J. Balogh. 2006. Mercury in soils, lakes, and fish in Voyageurs National Park (Minnesota): Importance of atmospheric deposition and ecosystem factors. Environmental Science and Technology, 40(20), 6261-6268, doi: 10.1021/es060822h.

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Wulff, M.L., May, J.T., and Brown, L.R., 2012, Upper Clear Creek watershed aquatic chemistry and biota surveys, 2004–5, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area, Shasta County, California: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012–1173, 8 p.

Yeatts, D.S. 2006 . Characteristics of thermal springs and the shallow ground-water system at Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2006-5001. 35 p.

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