Water quality of the Barataria Unit; Jean Lafitte National Historical Park, Louisiana (April 1981-March 1982)

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Authors:Garrison, C. R.
Author Affiliations:Primary:
U. S. Geol. Surv., Baton Rouge, LA, United States
Source:Open-File Report - U. S. Geological Survey, No.OF 82-0691, 38p. Publisher: U. S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA, United States. ISSN: 0196-1497
Publication Date:1982
Note:In English. 16 refs.
Summary:Surface-water samples were collected on a monthly basis for the period April 1981-March 1982 from six sites within the Barataria Marsh Unit of the Jean Lafitte National Historic Park, Louisiana. The sites were located on Bayou Segnette, Kenta Canal , and Millaudon Canal. Biological, chemical, and physical analyses were performed. Three of the sites were sampled quarterly for additional parameters including pesticides, metals , algal-growth potential, phytoplankton, benthic invertebrates, and grain size of bed material. The results of the analyses are presented without interpretation. (USGS)
Subjects:Ecology; Environmental geology; Hydrology; Surface water; Surveys; USGS; Water quality; Wetlands; Gulf Coastal Plain; Jefferson Parish Louisiana; Louisiana; Saint Charles Parish Louisiana; United States; Barataria Unit; Jean Lafitte National Historical Park
Coordinates:N294500 N295500 W0900000 W0901500
Record ID:1983052614
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2018 American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from USGS product, Selected Water Resources Abstracts, Reston, VA, United States
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