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PUBLISHED REPORTS -- WILLAMETTE NAWQA


Altman, Bob, Henson, C. M., and Waite, I. R., 1997, Summary of Information on Aquatic Biota and Their Habitats in the Willamette Basin, Oregon, through 1995: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 97-4023, 174 p. [Abstract] or [3 Mb pdf]

Anderson, C. W., Rinella, F. A., and Rounds, S. A., 1996, Occurrence of Selected Trace Elements and Organic Compounds and Their Relation to Land Use in the Willamette River Basin, Oregon, 1992-94: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 96-4234, 68 p. [Abstract] or [1.3 Mb pdf]

Bonn, B. A., 1998, Dioxins and Furans in Bed Sediment and Fish Tissue of the Willamette Basin, Oregon, 1992-95: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 97-4082-D, 12 p. [Abstract] or [305 Kb pdf]

Bonn, B. A., 1998, Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxin and Dibenzofuran Concentration Profiles in Sediment and Fish Tissue of the Willamette Basin, Oregon: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 32, no. 6, p. 729-735. [Abstract]

Bonn, B. A., Hinkle, S. R., Wentz, D. A., and Uhrich, M. A., 1995, Analysis of Nutrient and Ancillary Water-Quality Data for Surface and Ground Water of the Willamette Basin, Oregon, 1980-90: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigation Report 95-4036, 88 p. [Abstract]

Bonn, B. A., Wentz, D. A., and Hinkle, S. R., 1996, Willamette Basin, Oregon -- Nitrogen in Streams and Ground Water, 1980-90: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 96-227, 4 p.

Carpenter, K. D., and Waite, I. R., 2000, Relations of Habitat-Specific Algal Assemblages to Land Use and Water Chemistry in the Willamette Basin, Oregon: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, vol. 64, no. 1, p. 247-257.

Harrison, H. E., Anderson, C. W., Rinella, F. A., Gasser, T. M., and Pogue, T. R., Jr., 1995, Analytical Data from Phases I and II of the Willamette River Basin Water Quality Study, Oregon, 1992-94: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 95-373, 171 p. [Abstract]

Hinkle, S. R., 1997, Quality of Shallow Ground Water in Alluvial Aquifers of the Willamette Basin, Oregon, 1993-95: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 97-4082-B, 48 p. [Abstract] or [1.4 Mb pdf]

Hinkle, S. R., 1997, Regional Distribution of Nitrite Plus Nitrate in Shallow Groundwater from Alluvial Deposits of the Willamette Basin, Oregon: In Laenen, Antonius, and Dunnette, D. A., eds., River Quality -- Dynamics and Restoration, CRC Press, New York, p. 141-149. (Proceedings of the Poland-USA International River Quality Symposium, March 21-25, 1994, Portland, Oregon.)

Hinkle, S.R., Duff, J.H., Triska, F.J., Laenen, Antonius, Gates, E.B., Bencala, K.E., Wentz, D.A., and Silva, S.R., 2001, Linking Hyporheic Flow and Nitrogen Cycling near the Willamette River--a Large River in Oregon, USA: Journal of Hydrology, vol. 244, no. 3-4, p. 157-180.

Laenen, A., 1995, Willamette River Water Quality Study -- Sediment Transport in the Main Stem and Major Tributaries: Oregon Water Resources Research Institute, The Cutting Edge of Water Research [Fact Sheet], vol. 1, no. 1, 4 p.

Laenen, Antonius, and Bencala, K.E., 2001, Transient Storage Assessments of Dye-Tracer Injections in Rivers of the Willamette Basin, Oregon: Journal of the American Water Resources Association, vol. 37, no. 2, p. 367-377.

Laenen, Antonius, and Risley, J. C., 1997, Precipitation-Runoff and Streamflow-Routing Models for the Willamette River Basin, Oregon: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 95-4284, 197 p. [Abstract] or [3.5 Mb pdf]

Laenen, Antonius, and Risley, J. C., 1997, Precipitation-Runoff and Streamflow-Routing Modeling as a Foundation for Water-Quality Simulation in the Willamette River Basin, Oregon: In Laenen, Antonius, and Dunnette, D. A., eds., River Quality -- Dynamics and Restoration, CRC Press, New York, p. 117-130. (Proceedings of the Poland-USA International River Quality Symposium, March 21-25, 1994, Portland, Oregon.)

Lee, K. K., 1995, Stream Velocity and Dispersion Characteristics Determined by Dye-Tracer Studies on Selected Stream Reaches in the Willamette River Basin, Oregon: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 95-4078, 39 p. [Abstract] or [680 Kb pdf]

Rinella, F. A., and Janet, M. L., 1998, Seasonal and Spatial Variability of Nutrients and Pesticides in Streams of the Willamette Basin, Oregon, 1993-95: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 97-4082-C, 59 p. [Abstract] or [1.6 Mb pdf]

Uhrich, M. A., and Wentz, D. A., 1997, Water Quality Study Design for the Willamette Basin, Oregon, Using a Geographic Information System: In Best, G.A., Bogacka, T., and Niemirycz, E., eds., International River Water Quality -- Pollution and Restoration, E&FN Spon, London, p. 181-189. (Proceedings of the Poland-USA International River Quality Symposium, June 13-17, 1994, Gdansk, Poland)

Uhrich, M. A., and Wentz, D. A., 1999, Environmental Setting of the Willamette Basin, Oregon: U.S. Geological Survey, Water-Resources Investigations Report 97-4082-A, 20 p. [Abstract] or [1 Mb pdf]

Waite, I. R., and Carpenter, K. D., 2000, Associations Among Fish Assemblage Structure and Environmental Variables in Willamette Basin Streams, Oregon: Transactions of the American Fisheries Society, v. 129, no. 3, p. 754-770.

Wentz, D. A., Bonn, B. A., Carpenter, K. D., Hinkle, S. R., Janet, M. L., Rinella, F. A., Uhrich, M. A., Waite, I. R., Laenen, Antonius, and Bencala, K. E., 1998, Water Quality in the Willamette Basin, Oregon, 1991-95: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1161, 34 p. Click here to view report

Wentz, D. A., and McKenzie, S. W., 1991, National Water-Quality Assessment Program -- The Willamette Basin, Oregon: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 91-167 [Fact Sheet] , 2 p.

Wentz, D. A., Waite, I. R., and Rinella, F. A., 1998, Comparison of Streambed Sediment and Aquatic Biota as Media for Characterizing Trace Elements and Organochlorine Compounds in the Willamette Basin, Oregon: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, v. 51, no. 3, p. 673-693. [Abstract]


RELATED PUBLICATIONS


Anderson, C. W., Wood, T. M., and Morace, J. L., 1997, Distribution of Dissolved Pesticides and other Water Quality Constituents in Small Streams, and Their Relation to Land Use, in the Willamette River Basin, Oregon, 1996: U.S> Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 97-4268, 87 p. + CD-ROM [Abstract] or [1.9 Mb pdf]

Bonn, B. A., 1999, Selected Elements and Organic Chemicals in Bed Sediment and Fish Tissue of the Tualatin River Basin, Oregon, 1992-96: U.S. Geological Survey, Water-Resources Investigations Report 99-4107, 61 p. [Abstract] or [534 Kb pdf]

Caldwell, J. M., and Doyle, M. C., 1995, Sediment Oxygen Demand in the Lower Willamette River, Oregon, 1994: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 95-4196, 14 p. [Abstract] or [280 Kb pdf]

Fuhrer, G. J., Tanner, D. Q., Morace, J. L., McKenzie, S. W., and Skach, K. A., 1996, Water Quality of the Lower Columbia River Basin: Analysis of Current and Historical Water-Quality Data Through 1994: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 95-4294, 157 p. [Abstract] or [3.6 Mb pdf]

Hinkle, S. R., and Polette, D. J., 1999, Arsenic in Ground Water of the Willamette Basin, Oregon: U.S. Geological Survey, Water-Resources Investigations Report 98-4205, 28 p., 1 pl. [Abstract] or [1.2 Mb pdf]

Laenen, Antonius, and Dojlido, J. R., 1997, The Willamette and Vistula Rivers -- Contrast and Comparison: In Laenen, Antonius, and Dunnette, D. A., eds., River Quality -- Dynamics and Restoration, CRC Press, New York, p. 117-130. (Proceedings of the Poland-USA International River Quality Symposium, March 21-25, 1994, Portland, Oregon.)

Laenen, Antonius, and Dunnette, D. A., eds., 1997, River Quality -- Dynamics and Restoration, CRC Press, New York, 463 p. (Collection of papers comparing and contrasting the Willamette River, Oregon, with the Vistula River, Poland. Proceedings of the Poland-USA International River Quality Symposium, March 21-25, 1994, Portland, Oregon.)

Leland, David, Anderson, Steven, and Sterling, D. J., Jr., 1997, The Willamette -- A River in Peril, Journal of the American Water Works Association, vol. 89, no. 11, p. 73-83.

Pogue, T. R., Jr., and Anderson, C. W., 1995, Processes Controlling Dissolved Oxygen and pH in the Upper Willamette River Basin, Oregon, 1994: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 95-4205, 71 p. [Abstract]

Qian, S. S., and Anderson, C. W., 1999, Exploring Factors Controlling the Variability of Pesticide Concentrations in the Willamette River Basin Using Tree-Based Models: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 33, no. 19, p. 3332-3340. [Abstract]

Tetra Tech, Inc., 1995, Willamette River Basin Water Quality Study -- A Summary of Recent Scientific Reports on the Willamette River: Prepared for Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Tetra Tech, Inc., Redmond, Washington, 14 p.

Tetra Tech, Inc., 1995, Willamette River Basin Water Quality Study -- Summary and Synthesis of Study Findings: Prepared for Oregon Department of Environmental Quality, Tetra Tech Inc., Redmond, Washington, 119 p.


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