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Limnological data for the major streams in Chester County, Pennsylvania

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Bruce W. Lium, 1976, Limnological data for the major streams in Chester County, Pennsylvania: Open-File Report.

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Limnological data on major streams in Chester County, Pennsylvania are tabulated to provide a base line as to the present stream conditions. As land-use patterns change and further urbanization takes place, it is anticipated that these data will serve as a basis for comparison of conditions in the future. The 13 basins encompass a total drainage area of 1,812 km2 (697 mi2) of the 1,976 km2 (760 mi2) within Chester County. Four of the streams are tributaries to the Schuylkill River and include Pickering, Stony Run, Pigeon, and French Creek. Tributaries to the Delaware River include Darby, Crum, Ridley, Chester, Red Clay, and White Clay Creeks. The Elk Creeks flow into the Chesapeake Bay. The Brandywine is a tributary to the Christiana [...]

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Bruce W. Lium
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U.S. Geological Survey

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doi http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/mods-outline-3-5.html#identifier doi:10.3133/70174024
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