2013 Stream Evaluation Data

In July 2013, students collected data from a section of New Hope Creek located in the Korstian Division of the Duke Forest. Data included physical, chemical, and biotic measurements. The students also completed initial visual stream assessments:

VISUAL STREAM ASSESSMENT 2013 (1 of 2) by Catie Brockman

Channel Condition: 6.5

Riparian Zone: 9

Bank Stability: 7

Water Appearance: 6

Nutrient Enrichment: 7.5

Instream Fish Cover: 5

Pools: 8

Invertebrate Habitat: 10

Riffle Embeddedness: 6

Canopy Cover: 9.5