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    • The Fate of Onsite Septic System Nitrogen Discharges in Groundwater of the Hood Canal Basin 

      Horowitz, Julie (University of Washington Water Center, 2009-02-18)
      Nitrogen loading from onsite septic systems (OSSs) may degrade the ecological health of aquatic systems by causing or accentuating eutrophication leading to hypoxia or anoxia. OSSs do not typically remove nitrogen within ...
    • From Watersheds to the Sea in Puget Sound: the (Inferred) Dynamics of Chemical Export 

      Bechtold, James Scott (University of Washington Water Center, 2009-02-18)
      Bechtold will describe the Hood Canal Dissolved Oxygen Program, which measures and models dead zones in Hood Canal. Various factors will be presented, including red alder, domestic septic systems, atmosphere, surface water, ...
    • Linking Species to Ecosystems: Effects of Spawning Salmon on Aquatic Ecosystem Function 

      Holtgrieve, Gordon (University of Washington Water Center, 2010-02-17)
      Over 20 years of research has highlighted how Pacific salmon (Oncorhynchus spp.) returning from the ocean to natal lakes, rivers, and streams can have profound impacts on inland coastal ecosystems, and salmon are now an ...
    • Watershed Review: v.5:no.1(2008:summer) 

      Center for Water & Watershed Studies (University of Washington Water Center, 2008)
      Articles include: The National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON), Environmental Spices, Snapshots of Research: Does forest fertilization negatively impact water quality in Hood Canal?, Soil and stream nitrogen in ...