Methods for Evaluating Wetland Condition: #17 Land-Use Characterization for Nutrient and Sediment Risk Assessment
|EPA Number: ||822R02025|
|Date of Publication:||March, 2002|
|Audience||teachers, concerned citizens, industry|
A rapid and inexpensive assessment of the land use around a wetland and its implications for nutrient and sediment inputs can be made using readily available maps and aerial photographs, including county soil maps, USGS quadrangle maps, land-use maps, and aerial photographs. More...
Sediment Risk Assessment
Nutrient Risk Assessment