Effects of water hardness on slough-wet prairie plant communities of the A. R. M. Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge
Entry ID: USGS_SOFIA_hardness_swp_lnwr

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Summary
Abstract: Alterations to ground-water and surface-water hydrology and water chemistry in South Florida have contributed to increased flows of mineral-rich (hard water) canal water into historically rain-fall driven (soft water) areas of the Everglades. The interior of the A. R. M. Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge largely has retained its historic low conductivity or soft water condition due to its ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 26.7   S: 26.3   E: -80.25   W: -80.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Paul McCormick William Orem
Dataset Title: Effects of water hardness on slough-wet prairie plant communities of the A. R. M. Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge
Dataset Release Date: Unpublished Material
Online Resource: http://sofia.usgs.gov/projects/hardness_swp/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2006-01-01
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
SOUTH FLORIDA INFORMATION ACCESS, SOUTHEAST ECOLOGICAL SCIENCE CENTER, U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sofia.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: HEATHER S. HENKEL
Phone: 727-502-8028
Fax: 727-502-8182
Email: hhenkel at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey - St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
600 Fourth St. South
City: St. Petersburg
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33701
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 561 682-2866
Fax: 561 640-6815
Email: pmccormi at sfwmd.gov
Contact Address:
3301 Gun Club Road
City: West Palm Beach
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 33406
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-01-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-02
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