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US Geological Survey / National Park Service - Water Quality Partnership


Rock Creek Park

rock creek

  Partnership Projects in Rock Creek Park

  • 1999 - Baseline Water Quality Monitoring

  • 2003 - Ecological Health Assessment in Riverine Faunal Communities

  • 2003 - Effects of Fungicide Runoff on Aquatic Fungal Communities on Leaf Litter

  • 2007 - Organic Wastewater Chemicals in Rock Creek Park


Anderson, A.L., Miller, C.V., Olsen, L.D., Doheny, E.J., and Phelan, D.J., 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.

Miller C.V., Weyers, H.S., Blazer, V.S. and Freeman, M.E., 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.

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.

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December 19, 2016