A Technique for Identifying Pollution Sources in a Watershed: Stressed Stream Analysis Revisited
Makarewicz, Joseph C.
Lewis, Theodore W.
Stressed Stream Analysis , Lake Ecosystem , Best Management Practices
This article describes stressed stream analysis, and how it is used to identify and prioritize sub-watersheds by their relative contribution to the deterioration of the lake ecosystem and, subsequently, to locate point and nonpoint sources within priority sub-watersheds.
Originally published in The Information Exchange; The Newsletter of the Finger Lakes- Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance (An Affiliate of the Finger Lakes Association. Inc.) Published by the Water Resources Board.