Accession Number:

ADA045865

Title:

Water-Quality Study of Tulpehocken Creek, Berks County, Pennsylvania, Prior to Impoundment of Blue Marsh Lake.

Descriptive Note:

Water resources investigations,

Corporate Author:

GEOLOGICAL SURVEY HARRISBURG PA WATER RESOURCES DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

66.0

Abstract:

Blue Marsh Lake is planned as a multipurpose impoundment to be constructed on Tulpehocken Creek near Bernville, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Prior to construction, samples of water, bed material, and soil were collected through-out the impoundment site to determine concentrations of nutrients, insecticides, trace metals, suspended sediment and bacteria.

Subject Categories:

  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE