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    • Ebenezer Creek: A Watershed Protection Demonstration Project 

      Ambrose, Jonathan P.; Canalos, Chris G.; Crow, Susan R.; Scott, Robert A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Progress on an EPA-funded watershed protection demonstration project for Ebenezer Creek in Southeast Georgia is reported. Problems with eutrophication of this ecologically significant stream have been observed in recent ...
    • Community Development Water Conservation Program: Project Harambee 

      DeVan, Marshelia; Nyshay, Vicki; Blackburn, Larry (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
    • Highlights and Insights: Pollution Prevention in Mid-Sized Firms 

      Foley, Carol; Huff, Claudia; McElvaney, Leigh; Elliott, Michael (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
    • Developing the West Georgia Regional Water Supply Plan 

      Hall, Ken C.; Vauglin, David; Cooley, James L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
    • Nitrate Contamination of Domestic Wells in Georgia 

      Tyson, Anthony W.; Bush, Parshall; Perkins, Robert; Segars, William I. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Beginning in 1989 the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service began compiling a data base to determine the extent and distribution of nitrate contamination of domestic wells in Georgia. From 1989 through 1993 ...
    • Assessment Of The Possibility Of Metal Migration From A Municipal Waste Site 

      Kukier, Urszula; Gawda, M.; Moszczyliski, Z.; Pawlowski, L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Mobility of metals in a municipal waste site was studied. Solubility of metals in the material collected in the landfill was low at the neutral and slightly alkaline pH's, and was substantially increased at the acid pH. ...
    • Effects of Flooding on the Longleaf Pine-Wiregrass Ecosystem 

      Michener, William K.; Blood, Elizabeth R.; Golladay, Stephen W.; Kirkman, L. Katherine; Mitchell, Robert J.; Palik, Brian J. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Flood waters associated with Tropical Storm Alberto inundated 21 km2 of uplands at Ichauway, a 115 km 2 ecological reserve located in southwestern Georgia. At the landscape scale, sink holes were formed, landslides ...
    • Riparian Buffer Systems For Managing Effluents 

      Hubbard, Robert K.; Lowrance, Richard; Davis, J. G.; Newton, G. Larry; Vellidis, George; Smith, M. C.; Dove, R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The concept of utilizing riparian buffer systems to manage agricultural effluents is being investigated in two separate studies at the Coastal Plain Experiment Station, Tifton, Georgia. In one study determination is ...
    • The Independence Day Flood of 1994, and Effects on Water Levels in the Upper Floridan Aquifer, Albany Area, Georgia 

      Hicks, David W. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Remnants of Tropical Storm Alberto moved from the Gulf of Mexico into southwestern Georgia on Independence Day weekend, 1994. Rainfall was scattered over the western half of Georgia, eastern Alabama, and the Florida ...
    • National Water-Quality Assessment Program: Effect Of Restricted Phosphate Detergent Use And Mandated Upgrades At Two Wastewater-Treatment Facilities On Water Quality, Metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia, 1988-93 

      DeVivo, Joseph C.; Frick, Elizabeth A.; Hippe, Daniel J.; Buell, Gary R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Historic effluent discharge and water-quality data analyses from six wastewater-treatment facilities (WWTF) in Metropolitan Atlanta indicated that the phosphorus load discharged to the Chattahoochee River decreased by ...
    • Control of Biofilm Bacteria 

      Elder, Elisabeth D.; Fenech, Amy S.; Zink, Amy D.; Bradley, T. Paige; Fullers, A. Lynn (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Based on problems associated with the use of chlorine as a water disinfectant and with the control of bacterial populations in biofilms, 1,3-dichloro-2,2,5,5-tetramethy1-4- imidazolidinone (compound DC) and 1-bromo-3- ...
    • Overview of the EPA Savannah River Watershed Project 

      Anderson, Meredith Clarke (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      At the United States Environmental Protection Agency, the emphasis of environmental protection program is shifting towards an integrated, holistic management approach in order to cohesively address the many diverse ...
    • Overview of Recent Initiatives for Better Savannah River Basin Management 

      Crosby, Leroy G. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      A comprehensive water resources study is needed to develop an updated plan addressing current and future needs in the basin, examine reallocation of storage, and to develop a better management structure to deal with basin ...
    • Ex Post Financial Analysis of the Performance of the Hartwell Reservoir Project 

      Pless, Al; Sellers, Jackie (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Some Federal multiple purpose water projects have performed more favorably in financial terms than forecast in initial plan formulation documents. This analysis evaluates the economic and financial performance of the ...
    • High School Student Involvement in National Park Service Aquatic Resources Management 

      Zubricki, Brendhan D. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The national park system contains many small units which were originally created for reasons other than outstanding water resources. One such unit, Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park (ICE.M0) receives only minimum ...
    • Potential for Reduced Infiltration and Recharge on a Local Scale Following Cover Type Conversions in the Southeastern Coastal Plain 

      Bacchus, Sydney T. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Conversion of mixed hardwoods to stands of pine has been shown to reduce water yield as stream flow in watersheds of Piedmont and mountainous physiographic provinces. Decreases in yield have been attributed to documented ...
    • Mercury Contamination of Stream Sediment in North Georgia from Former Gold Mines in the Dahlonega Gold Belt 

      Leigh, David S. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Floodplain sediments downstream from 19th century gold mining sites were studied to determine if mining activities released toxic metals into streams. Mercury was found to be the only significant mining pollutant, and ...
    • Water Quality Impacts of Poultry Litter Land Application 

      Smith, Matt C.; Sellers, Jackie (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The objective of this study was to quantify any differences in specific water quality parameters between a forested watershed, similar watersheds whose land use is dominated by poultry production and open lands that ...
    • G.P.S. Applications in Support of the Georgia Environmental Protection Division's Drinking Water Program 

      Rogers, Lewis F.; Semerjian, Christopher J.; Vick, Donald A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Resource grade GPS receivers are being used to determine the positional indices for wells and associated potential pollution sources for public wells in Georgia. This study was conducted to evaluate the accuracy and ...
    • Development of a Database for the Comprehensive Study o f the A.C.F./A.C.T. River Basins 

      Talian, James; Littlepage, Tom (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The development of the comprehensive study database has addressed many different topics since the effort began. These have included software selection, software development, format standards, database structures, ...