Biological integrity in Box Elder Creek based on periphyton composition and community structure

by Loren L. Bahls

Publisher: Montana Dept. of Environmental Quality in Helena, Mont

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  • Algae -- Montana -- Box Elder Creek.,
  • Water quality biological assessment -- Montana -- Box Elder Creek.,
  • Groundwater -- Quality -- Montana -- Box Elder Creek.,
  • Box Elder Creek (Petroleum County, Mont.)

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Statementprepared for State of Montana Department of Environmental Quality ; prepared by Loren L. Bahls.
ContributionsMontana. Dept. of Environmental Quality.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL23317518M
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Stream habitats within the Eighteenmile Creek AOC range from approximately 30–90 m in width and – m in depth (), and the annual mean discharge below Burt Dam was m 3 /s in ().Sediment samples were collected from five sites on Eighteenmile Creek; three of which were located within the AOC and two of which were located in the impounded section of the source area upstream Author: Scott D. George, Brian T. Duffy, Barry P. Baldigo. Box elder, also called ash-leaved maple, (Acer negundo), hardy and fast-growing tree, of the soapberry family (Sapindaceae), native to the central and eastern United uced to Europe, it is widely cultivated there as an ornamental. The tree grows to 9–15 m (30–50 feet) tall. The compound leaves (rare among maples) consist of three, five, or seven coarsely toothed leaflets. This is a great book! The author begins his book with some history on the uses of the elderberry. This includes the historic uses of the plant parts, berries, and even the leaves and stems. With excerpts from the likes of Hippocrates, often called the “Father of Medicine,” and Pliny the Elder, a multitude of remedies are discussed within.5/5(11).   In a sample of parents (62 pairs of biological and foster parents) of children who were maltreated (M age = years), this study compared self-reports of discipline practices between biological and foster parents toward a target child and explored the role of child, parent, and foster care ecology factors on discipline by:

The Coeur d’Alene River basin is one of the largest mining-related Superfund sites in the United States. It is not, however, unique. For example, just east of the Idaho-Montana border, the Clark Fork Operable Unit of the Milltown Reservoir-Clark Fork River Superfund site includes river miles of the Clark Fork River contaminated with metals stemming from mining activities in upstream.   Few empirical studies have been found that explore ethical challenges among persons in high public positions that are responsible for elder care. The aim of this paper was to illuminate the meaning of being in ethically difficult situations related to elder care as experienced by high level decision-makers. A phenomenological-hermeneutic method was used to analyse the eighteen Cited by: SPATIAL VARIATION OF PERIPHYTON BETWEEN RESTORED AND UNRESTORED STREAM SEGMENTS Macochee Creek (Mad River Watershed, Ohio), is a cold water stream system that was channelized in the ’s for agricultural purposes, but a small section ( km) underwent an extensive restoration during to restore sinuosity and improve riparian and in.

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Box Helena, Montana Project Officer: Carol Endicott DEQ Contract No. Riparian & Wetland Research Program. Biological integrity in Box Elder Creek based on periphyton composition and community structure / By Loren L.

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Box Helena, Montana Project Officer: Rebecca. The evaluations in this report are based on the structure and species composition of the periphyton or phytobenthos community. The periphyton community is a basic biological component of all aquatic ecosystems. Periphyton accounts for much of the primary production and biological diversity of Montana streams (Bahls et al.

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- Montana. Survival was between 80% and %. Community structure of the macrobenthos and algal-periphyton varied spatially. A total of benthic species were identified at the 10 locations; mean density was greater in Shell Creek (10, organisms/m Cited by: 6. Biological Diversity, Ecological Integrity, and Neotropical Migrants: New Perspectives * for Wildlife Management Brian A.

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Biological integrity of Sullivan Creek and Skyland Creek in the Upper Flathead River TMDL planning area based on the structure and composition of the Benthic algae community / View Metadata By: Bahls, Loren L. - Montana. Biological integrity of Lake Creek (Benton Lake watershed) based on the structure and composition of the Benthic algae community by Bahls, Loren L; Montana.

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Structure and temporal variations of the benthic macroinvertebrate community inhabiting Mink Creek, Idaho, U.S.A., a 3rd order Rocky Mountain stream. of Freshwater Ecol Literature Cited L-2 File Size: KB. Because community structure and function adhere closely to natural environmental parameters, variance can be partitioned among these units or classes.

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