Staff Publications and Presentations - Illinois State Water Survey
This is a collection of works authored by ISWS staff during their employment at ISWS but which are not part of a formal ISWS in-house publication series. This may include conference presentations, journal article manuscripts (as allowed by publishers), and reports to outside agencies and organizations (as allowed by contract).
(2006-09)The Illinois Waterway (IWW) is a significant resource to the state of Illinois and the nation as a whole. Commercial navigation on the Illinois Waterway provides a vital means for transporting commodities to and from blue ...
(U.S. Geological Survey, 1998-07)Physical changes associated with navigation traffic in a large river environment such as the Illinois or Mississippi River are many and varied. Some of these changes are related to basic hydraulic and physical factors, and ...
(Mahomet Aquifer Protection Task Force, 2018-12-21)The Mahomet Aquifer is one of Illinois’ most important groundwater resources, serving as the primary source of drinking water for more than 500,000 people in 15 Illinois counties and providing an estimated 220 million ...
Chicago area background contaminants in wetland sediments and surface waters: Supporting the Calumet Wetlands Ecotoxicological Assessment (2006-10-25)The Illinois Department of Natural Resources funded a study at the lllinois Waste Management and Research Center and the Jllinois State Water Survey, to investigate background concentrations of toxic environmental contaminants ...