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Year Two Review of Water Quality Monitoring on the Upper Strawberry River Project 07-1000. T.R. Brueggen 1 and J.L. Bouldin 1,2 1 Environmental Sciences Graduate Program, Arkansas State University, State University, AR 72467

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Year two review of water quality monitoring on the upper strawberry river project 07 1000

Year Two Review of Water Quality Monitoring on the Upper Strawberry River Project 07-1000

T.R. Brueggen1and J.L. Bouldin1,2

1 Environmental Sciences Graduate Program, Arkansas State University, State University, AR 72467

2Department of Biological Sciences, Arkansas State University, State University, AR 72467


Sampling sites
Sampling sites Strawberry River

Fulton County

Salem

Greasy Creek

Little Strawberry

Sandy Creek


Overview
Overview Strawberry River

  • Major headwater streams in the upper Strawberry River watershed

    • Little Strawberry (LS)

    • Sandy Creek (SC)

    • Greasy Creek (GC)

  • Above and below BMP implementation

  • Surface Water Quality Tests

    • Nutrients

      • Nitrites

      • Nitrates

      • Ortho-Phosphates

    • Total Suspended Solids

http://arkansas-dar.org/strawberryriver.htm


Little Strawberry River Subwatershed Strawberry River

  • Largest subwatershed of the Strawberry River


Little Strawberry Upper Strawberry River


Little strawberry lower
Little Strawberry Strawberry River Lower


Little Strawberry (LS) NO Strawberry River X Data

Upper

Lower


Little Strawberry (LS) Strawberry River Ortho-Phosphate Data

Upper

Lower



Greasy Creek Subwatershed Strawberry River

  • 2nd largest subwatershed of the Strawberry River


Greasy creek upper
Greasy Creek Upper Strawberry River


Greasy creek lower
Greasy Creek Lower Strawberry River


Greasy Creek (GC) NO Strawberry River X Data

Upper

Lower


Greasy Creek (GC) Strawberry River Ortho-Phosphate Data

Upper

Lower



Sandy Creek Subwatershed Strawberry River

  • Smallest subwatershed of the Strawberry River


Sandy creek upper
Sandy Creek Strawberry River Upper


Sandy creek lower
Sandy Creek Strawberry River Lower


Sandy creek sc no x data
Sandy Creek (SC) NO Strawberry River X Data

Upper

Lower


Sandy creek sc ortho phosphate data
Sandy Creek (SC) Ortho-Phosphate Data Strawberry River

Upper

Lower



High and Mean Values: Strawberry River

Pre-BMP 2008, 2009, 2010


High and Mean Values: Strawberry River

Pre-BMP 2008, 2009, 2010


High and Mean Values: Strawberry River

Pre-BMP 2008, 2009, 2010


High and Mean Values: Strawberry River

Pre-BMP 2008, 2009, 2010


Other analyses
Other Analyses Strawberry River

  • Stream bank erosion

  • Benthic macroinvertebrate survey

  • Escherichia coli

  • Supported by 104-B Grant: AWRC and Arkansas State University

http://www.esf.edu/rwls/Research/Benthic/ACRONE1-1.jpg

http://www.famu.org/mayfly/images/pluteus_nym.jpg

http://www.lifeinfreshwater.org.uk/species%20pages/caddis%20flies.jpg.html


  • Little Strawberry Strawberry River

    • ≈2.74 km (1.7 miles) surveyed

    • 24 sites determined of severe or very severe erosion


  • Greasy Strawberry River Creek

    • ≈3.17 km (2.0 miles) surveyed

    • 16 sites determined of severe or very severe erosion


  • Sandy Creek Strawberry River

    • ≈6.63 km (4.1 miles) surveyed

    • 22 sites determined of severe or very severe erosion


Benthic Macroinvertebrates Abundance Strawberry River

Spring 2009

Low: SCLO (21)

High: GCLO (456)

Fall 2009

Low: SCLO (135)

High: LSUP (295)


Ephemeroptera plecoptera and trichoptera ept
Ephemeroptera Strawberry River , Plecoptera and Trichoptera (EPT)

1 or less: POOR

Between 2 and 5: MODERATE

More than 5: GOOD

Fall 2009


Escherichia coli
Escherichia coli Strawberry River


Questions? Strawberry River


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