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Forest Influence on Streamflow in the Pequannock Watershed, USDA/FS
Entry ID: USDA_FS77


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Summary
Abstract: The purpose of this data is to determine the effects of forest
management practices on water quality and quantity.

"Forest Influence on Streamflow in the Pequannock Watershed" is a
long-term dataset containing 15 years of data on the Pequannock
Watershed in Northern New Jersey. The Pequannock drainage supplies one
half of the water supply of Newark, New Jersey. Research methods are
described at
"http://www.fs.fed.us/ne/global/ltedb/catalogs/cat77.html"

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Description: Access to USDA Catalog #77 information and data


Geographic Coverage
 N: 41.01 S: 41.01  E: -74.43  W: -74.43

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: USDA/FS/NE
Dataset Title: Forest Influence on Streamflow in the Pequannock Watershed
Dataset Release Date: 1975
Dataset Release Place: PA
Dataset Publisher: USDA/FS/NE
Issue Identification: Catalog #77
Online Resource: http://www.fs.fed.us/ne/global/ltedb/catalogs/cat77.html


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1959-01-01
Stop Date: 1972-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > NEW JERSEY


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >FOREST SCIENCE >FOREST MANAGEMENT    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR >HUMIDITY    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR >WATER VAPOR    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >PRECIPITATION >PRECIPITATION AMOUNT    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >FORESTS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS >WETLANDS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >FOREST COMPOSITION/VEGETATION STRUCTURE    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >RECLAMATION/REVEGETATION/RESTORATION    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >VEGETATION >VEGETATION SPECIES    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >DISCHARGE/FLOW >STREAMFLOW    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SURFACE WATER >WATERSHED CHARACTERISTICS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY >TURBIDITY    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS >WETLANDS


ISO Topic Category
FARMING
BIOTA


Access Constraints
The data are public domain and access is free and open to all.


Keywords
Environmental Protection > Ecological
Environmental Protection > Forests >
Environmental Protection > Hydrologic
Environmental Protection > Water
Environmental Protection > Water Forms >
Environmental Protection > Water Quality
Watersheds
Water Quality
Forest Management Practices
Forestry
Oak
Soils
Water Quantity
Agricultural Sciences
Applied Sciences
Drainage
Ecosystem Studies


Originating Center
USDA


Data Center
Northeastern Research Station, Forest Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.fs.fed.us/ne/

Data Center Personnel
Name: RICHARD A. BIRDSEY
Phone: (610) 557-4091
Fax: 610-557-4200
Email: rbirdsey at lunar.nena.org
Contact Address:
USDA Forest Service
11 Campus Boulevard, Suite 200
City: Newtown Square
Province or State: PA
Postal Code: 19073
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: paper, spreadsheets


Publications/References
Corbett, E.S.; Heilman, J.M. 1975. Effects of management practices on
water quality and quantity: The Newark, New Jersey, municipal
watershed. In: Proceedings, Municipal watersheds management symposium;
1973 September 11-12; University Park, PA. Gen. Tech. Rep. NE-13. Upper Darby, PA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Northeastern Forest Experiment
Station. 47-57.

E.S. Corbett; Sopper, W.E.; Lynch, J.A. 1975. Municipal watershed
management: what are the opportunities? In: Proceedings, Forestry
issues in urban America. 1974 September 22-26; New York, NY; New York,
NY: Soc. Am. For. Nat. Conv. 50-57.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1997-09-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2002-10-24


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