Spatial and temporal analysis of land cover changes and water quality in the Lake Issaqueena watershed, South Carolina.

@article{Pilgrim2014SpatialAT,
  title={Spatial and temporal analysis of land cover changes and water quality in the Lake Issaqueena watershed, South Carolina.},
  author={C M Pilgrim and Elena A. Mikhailova and Christopher J. Post and Jennifer Hains},
  journal={Environmental monitoring and assessment},
  year={2014},
  volume={186 11},
  pages={7617-30}
}
Monitoring changes in land cover and the subsequent environmental responses are essential for water quality assessment, natural resource planning, management, and policies. Over the last 75 years, the Lake Issaqueena watershed has experienced a drastic shift in land use. This study was conducted to examine the changes in land cover and the implied changes in land use that have occurred and their environmental, water quality impacts. Aerial photography of the watershed (1951, 1956, 1968, 1977… CONTINUE READING