Population growth away from the coastal zone: thirty years of land use change and nutrient export in the Altamaha River, GA.


We used more than thirty years of water quality monitoring data collected by the United States Geological Survey at several stations in the Altamaha River and its tributaries to examine the relationship between population density, agricultural land use, and nutrient export from the watershed. Population densities in the Altamaha River watershed increased… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2008.12.066


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