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Phytoplankton data for the Kansas River and tributaries, September through November 2011

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2011-09-02
End Date
2011-11-07

Citation

Mahoney, M.D., Williams, T.J., and Kramer, A.R., 2018, Phytoplankton data for the Kansas River and tributaries, September through November 2011: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9B6P38U.

Summary

This U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) data release provides phytoplankton data collected from the Kansas River and tributaries, during September through November 2011. All data are reported as raw calculated values and are not rounded to USGS significant figures. This data release was produced in compliance with open data requirements as a way to make scientific products associated with USGS research efforts and publications available to the public. The dataset includes all routine and quality assurance samples collected from 16 sites.

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2011_KSR_phytoplankton_data.txt 362.18 KB
2011_KSR_phytoplankton_data.xlsx 206.97 KB
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2011_KSR_Phytoplankton_Metadata.xml
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Purpose

The data were collected by the USGS Kansas Water Science Center in cooperation with the City of Lawrence, the City of Topeka, WaterOne, the Kansas Water Office, and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment as part of a study to characterize the fate and transport of cyanobacteria and associated toxins and taste-and-odor compounds for the Kansas River following upstream reservoir releases. For more information on other datasets collected in the Kansas River and tributaries, see the USGS Kansas Water Science Center website (https://ks.water.usgs.gov).

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