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Streamflow and stream quality in the coal-mining region, Patoka River basin, southwestern Indiana, 1983-85

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Streamflow and stream quality in the coal-mining region, Patoka River basin, southwestern Indiana, 1983-85; 1989; WRI; 88-4150; Renn, D. E.

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Streamflow and stream-quality data were collected for surface water in the coal-mining region of the Patoka River basin. Data were collected primarily in Pike County. Data were collected 4 times at 29 surface-water sites during different seasons and conditions of Streamflow. Data were collected August 1983, July 1984, December 1984, and February through March 1985. Six sites were on the Patoka River. Although the percentage of drainage from coal-mined lands increases from the upstream to the downstream sites, the major land use for all sites on the Patoka River is agriculture. Ten sites were on 8 tributaries to the Patoka River (excluding the South Fork Patoka River), 3 sites were on the South Fork Patoka River (the largest tributary [...]

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D.E. Renn
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U.S. Geological Survey

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