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Eutrophication tracing nutrient pollution back to penns creek

EutrophicationTracing Nutrient Pollution Back to Penns Creek

Visual Environmental Education Guide


Negative consequences of eutrophication
Negative Consequences of Eutrophication

guidetolivingnaturally.wordpress.com



Chesapeake bay
Chesapeake Bay

A satellite image of Chesapeake Bay (lower) and Delaware Bay (upper) in the Middle Atlantic Bight

umces.edu


Algae in the chesapeake bay
Algae in the Chesapeake Bay

Image from Ben Marsh




Summer hypoxic dead zone
Summer Hypoxic Dead Zone Watershed

Image from W. M. Kemp


Relative contributions of flow and nutrient load from tributaries entering chesapeake bay
Relative contributions of flow and nutrient load from tributaries entering Chesapeake Bay

U.S. Department of the Interior, USGS


Chesapeake Bay tributaries entering Chesapeake Bay

Lowersusquehannariverkeeper.org



Temperature and dissolved oxygen in the susquehanna
Temperature and Dissolved Oxygen in the Susquehanna tributaries entering Chesapeake Bay

Temperature – Red Line

Dissolved Oxygen – Green Line


Penns Creek tributaries entering Chesapeake Bay

Penns Creek’s confluence with the Susquehanna


Nutrient and sediment pollution in penns creek
Nutrient and Sediment Pollution in Penns Creek tributaries entering Chesapeake Bay


Local example of eutrophication
Local Example of Eutrophication tributaries entering Chesapeake Bay

Image from Ben Marsh


A local eutrophic pond
A Local Eutrophic Pond tributaries entering Chesapeake Bay

Image from Ben Marsh


Algal communities in penns creek
Algal Communities in tributaries entering Chesapeake BayPenns Creek

Percent Cocconeis, the dominant genus in the microslide diatom community.

Snydercountry.org



A local example of poor farming practices
A Local Example of Poor Farming Practices study sites

Image from Ben Marsh,


A local example of poor farming practices1
A Local Example of Poor Farming Practices study sites

Image from Ben Marsh


A local example of poor farming practices2
A Local Example of Poor Farming Practices study sites

Image from Ben Marsh


Local farm spreading manure
Local Farm Spreading Manure study sites

Image from Ben Marsh


Best management practices
Best Management Practices study sites

After: The same stream bank after BMP (Best Management Practice) implementation, including installed fencing, livestock crossing, and tree-planting. 

Before: A stream bank damaged from livestock grazing

Voicesweb.org


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