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Southern Forest Resource Assessment

final wording of assessment question AQUA-1, its manager, work plan and other information about how this question is being addressed

Assessment Question AQUA-1:

What are the history, status, and likely future of water quality in southern forested watersheds?

  Ben West (MGR)

 Work Plan

 Previous wording

  Draft Report

  Final Report
Detailed Issues:
  1. Evaluate the relative impact of different land uses on water quality.
  2. Evaluate how both point and nonpoint sources of pollution have shaped water quality.
  3. Discuss the influence that land use history has had on water quality.
  4. Address how water quality and water quality impacts have and could differ among ecological regions.
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