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Environmental atlas of the Potomac Estuary

Alice J. Lippson

Environmental atlas of the Potomac Estuary

by Alice J. Lippson

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Published by Williams & Heintz Map Corp. ; Prepared for Power Plant Siting Program, Maryland Dept. of Natural Resources in Washington .
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    Subjects:
  • Estuarine ecology -- United States -- Potomac River,
  • Ecology -- United States -- Potomac River,
  • Potomac River

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 262-270.

    StatementAlice J. Lippson ... [et al.].
    ContributionsMaryland. Power Plant Siting Program
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.E8 L56 1979
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279 p., [9] fold. maps :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14737019M

    POTOMAC RIVER ESTUARY. Meghann E. Niesen, Master of Science, Directed By: Lora A. Harris, Assistant Professor Marine Estuarine Environmental Science. Phytoplankton populations are a primary driver of chemical and biological dynamics and are therefore important sentinel organisms for monitoring environmental perturbations. The Potomac Estuary Experimental Water Treatment Plant: A Review of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Evaluation of the Operation, Maintenance and Performance of the Experimental Estuary Water Treatment Plant. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: /

    She continued to work on finalization of “Chesapeake Bay in Maryland: an Atlas of Natural Resources” (). She joined Martin Marietta Laboratory in Catonsville in , working with a project to monitor scientific studies for the Power Plant Siting Program, where she produced “The Environmental Atlas of the Potomac River Estuary.”. A Tremendous Chesapeake Bay Partnership. Initially funded by a generous NOAA Chesapeake Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) grant, this partnership between PEREC and Prince William County Public Schools has trained over 50 teachers and o middle and high students. The program has won the Virginia Mathematics & Science Coalition’s “Programs That Work” award, as .

    Depths shown by soundings and contours. Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC copy fold-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of . Potomac Estuary. Between the Harry Nice Bridge (U.S. ) and the Woodrow Wilson Bridge (I), the Potomac is full of opportunities for recreation. Although mostly freshwater, the river has all of the characteristics of Chesapeake Bay. Click on a marker or choose a site below for details.


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About three-fourths of its square-mile ( km 2 Counties: Charles and Prince George's counties. The exotic freshwater clam speciesCorbicula fluminea (Asiatic clam) was first reported in the tidal freshwater Potomac estuary near Washington, D.C., inand was found in benthic surveys, conducted in, and In a tripling of water clarity was reported in the region of the clam beds, followed in by reapperance of submerged aquatic vegetation (SAV Cited by: n.d.

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of Natural Resources (). The natural aging process of Chesapeake Bay and its tributary estuaries has been accelerated by human activities around the shoreline and within the watershed, increasing sediment and nutrient loads delivered to the bay.

Riverine nutrients cause algal growth in the bay leading to reductions in light penetration with consequent declines in sea grass growth, smothering of bottom-dwelling Cited by: km length of the Potomac River estuary and incorpo-rated numerous embayments and tributaries.

The grid consisted of surface elements (m×m×m) and total elements. A seven-year period, –, was simulated contin-uously using hydrodynamic time steps of 30s and water quality time steps of s.

The. concentrations with respect to distance from the mouth of the Potomac Estuary, 41 TABLES 1. Relative occurrence of vegetated transects for the Maryland regions of the tidal Potomac River and Estuary, 13 2. Relative occurrence of vegetated transects for the Virginia regions of the tidal Potomac River and Estuary, 14 by: Shows dredged and reclaimed areas with proposed roads and plantings for the Potomac parks.

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text, 3 cross-sections, statistical table, and ill. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 4 WATER QUALITY OF THE POTOMAC RIVER ESTUARY AT WASHINGTON, D.C.

of 3, ppm (equivalent to about 20 percent sea water) was observed at Indian Head. A chloride concentration of 68 ppm-several i:imes the probable normal value-was ob­ served at Fort Washington during low flow in September 3.

Although this concentra­Author: W.H. Durum, Walter Basil Langbein. A recent study of the Upper Potomac River by the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science found that improvements in air quality are more closely tied to improvements in water quality than previously thought.

“These air quality regulations were intended to address human health issues and acid sensitive : Alicia Crawford.Alice Jane Lippson is the author of Life in the Chesapeake Bay ( avg rating, 36 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), Life in the Chesapeake Bay. Illu /5.