Aquatic Habitat Indicators and their Application to Water Quality Objectives within the Clean Water Act

Volume: 
EPA 910-R-99-014
Year: 
1999
Abstract: 

The objective of this paper is to evaluate the application of aquatic habitat variables to water quality objectives under authority of the Clean Water Act (CWA). The project is limited to freshwater, lotic aquatic habitats in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska with an emphasis on salmonid habitat. Habitat variables were placed into one of the following categories

Author(s): 

Bauer, S.B., Ralph, S.C.

U.S. EPA

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