Skip to main content
USGS - science for a changing world

Paired Watershed Data for Pleasant Valley Creek and Ridgeway Branch, Wisconsin 2006-2016

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2006-10-01
End Date
2016-09-30

Citation

Carvin, R.B., 2018, Paired Watershed Data for Pleasant Valley Creek and Ridgeway Branch, Wisconsin 2006-2016: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/F7BZ64H1.

Summary

This data release includes three sets of data collected for a farm- and field-focused phosphorus reduction study in south-central, Wisconsin, USA. Paired samples collected in the control and treatment watershed analyzed for suspended sediment, total phosphorus, and total dissolved phosphorus during the calibration and post-treatment phases are presented. Samples were collected in fall 2006 through fall 2016. The data sets include: 1) Paired storm event loads parsed into calibration and post-treatment period and by the presence of frozen ground; 2) Paired low flow concentrations; and 3) Daily load data for each watershed separated by total flow and baseflow. These data are interpreted in journal articles to be published in Journal of [...]

Contacts

Point of Contact :
Rebecca Carvin
Originator :
Rebecca Carvin
Metadata Contact :
Rebecca Carvin
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
USGS Mission Area :
Water Resources
SDC Data Owner :
Upper Midwest Water Science Center

Attached Files

Click on title to download individual files attached to this item.

Paired Low Flow Concentrations 2006 to 2016.csv 6.19 KB
Baseflow Load Separation Control Watershed.csv 182.78 KB
Baseflow Load Separation Treatment Watershed.csv 182.54 KB
Paired Event Loads 2006 to 2016.csv 8.24 KB
Paired_Watershed_Data_for_Pleasant_Valley_Creek_and_Ridgeway_Branch_Wisconsin_2006_2016.xml
Original FGDC Metadata

View
19.51 KB

Purpose

Data were obtained to document the potential reduction of phosphorus and suspended sediment in agricultural runoff through purposeful implementation of hard and soft practices on farms and fields that contributed the majority of the load.

Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/F7BZ64H1

Item Actions

View Item as ...

Save Item as ...

View Item...