Appendix 1. Correlation Tables by Station and Segment for the tidal Potomac River and Estuary, 1983-96


TABLES

Table 1. Parameters, abbreviations, and units used in the tables and figures.
Parameter Abbreviation Units
Secchi depth SECCHI meters (m)
Chlorophyll-a CHLA micrograms per liter (m g/l)
Total suspended solids TSS milligrams per liter (mg/l)
Total nitrogen TN milligrams per liter as N (mg/l)
Total phosphorus TP milligrams per liter as P (mg/l)
Water temperature WATEMP degrees C (° C)
Salinity SAL parts per thousand (ppt)
Nitrate plus nitrite NO23 milligrams per liter (mg/l)
SAV coverage SAV hectares
Difference in SAV coverage from previous year SAV_D hectares
Discharge DISCH cubic meters per second (m3/s)
Available sunshine AVSUN percent of total available (%)
Wind speed WINDSP kilometers per hour (km/hr)
Precipitation PRECIP millimeters (mm)
Conductivity COND microsiemans per cm (m S/cm)
Tidal fresh Potomac River TF2  
Upper tidal Potomac River UTR  
Lower tidal Potomac River LTR  
Oligohaline Potomac Estuary POTOH  
Mesohaline Potomac Estuary POTMH  

 

Regular Growing Season Correlations for Stations
Table 2. Growing season correlations for station XFB2470 (HP)
Table 3. Growing season correlations for station XFB1433 (MH)
Table 4. Growing season correlations for station XEA6596 (IH)
Table 5. Growing season correlations for station XEA1840 (QN)
Table 6. Growing season correlations for station XDA4238 (DP)
Table 7. Growing season correlations for station XDA1177 (MP)
Table 8. Growing season correlations for station XDB3321 (NY)
Table 9. Growing season correlations for station XDC1706 (301Br)
Table 10. Growing season correlations for station MLE2,2 (RP)
Table 11. Growing season correlations for station MLE2.3 (PL)

Regular Growing Season Correlations for Segments
Table 12. Growing season correlations for segment TF2, the freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 13. Growing season correlations for segment UTR, the upper freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 14. Growing season correlations for segment LTR, the lower freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 15. Growing season correlations for segment POTOH, the oligohaline Potomac Estuary
Table 16. Growing season correlations for segment POTMH, the mesohaline Potomac Estuary

Spring Correlations for Station
Table 17. Spring correlations for station XFB2470 (HP)
Table 18. Spring correlations for station XFB1433 (MH)
Table 19. Spring correlations for station XEA6596 (IH)
Table 20. Spring correlations for station XEA1840 (QN)
Table 21. Spring correlations for station XDA4238 (DP)
Table 22. Spring correlations for station XDA1177 (MP)
Table 23. Spring correlations for station XDB3321 (NY)
Table 24. Spring correlations for station XDC1706 (301Br)
Table 25 Spring correlations for station MLE2,2 (RP)
Table 26. Spring correlations for station MLE2.3 (PL)

Spring Correlations for Segments
Table 27. Spring correlations for segment TF2, the freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 28. Spring correlations for segment UTR, the upper freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 29. Spring correlations for segment LTR, the lower freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 30. Spring correlations for segment POTOH, the oligohaline Potomac Estuary
Table 31. Spring correlations for segment POTMH, the mesohaline Potomac Estuary

Summer Correlations for Stations
Table 32. Summer correlations for station XFB2470 (HP)
Table 33. Summer correlations for station XFB1433 (MH)
Table 34. Summer correlations for station XEA6596 (IH)
Table 35. Summer correlations for station XEA1840 (QN)
Table 36. Summer correlations for station XDA4238 (DP)
Table 37. Summer correlations for station XDA1177 (MP)
Table 38. Summer correlations for station XDB3321 (NY)
Table 39. Summer correlations for station XDC1706 (301Br)
Table 40  Summer correlations for station MLE2,2 (RP)
Table 41. Summer correlations for station MLE2.3 (PL)

Summer Correlations for Segments
Table 42. Summer correlations for segment TF2, the freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 43. Summer correlations for segment UTR, the upper freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 44. Summer correlations for segment LTR, the lower freshwater tidal Potomac River
Table 45. Summer correlations for segment POTOH, the oligohaline Potomac Estuary
Table 46. Summer correlations for segment POTMH, the mesohaline Potomac Estuary



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