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    • Groundwater discharge to Illinois streams

    • 1980; Apple River; Bay Creek (Sny, The); Beaucoup Creek; Big Bureau Creek; Big Creek (Cache); Big Muddy River; Blackberry Creek; Bluegrass Creek; Bonpas Creek; Cache River; Cedar Creek Chicago River Court Creek Watershed Crooked Creek Des Plaines...
    • Driven by the force of gravity, water continually moves between the land surface and the subsurface environments. Our knowledge of this process is limited by the large number of interdependent factors involved. A better understanding of these...
    • Fox River streamflow assessment model: 1999 update to the hydrologic analysis

    • 1999; Blackberry Creek; Boone Creek; Ferson Creek; Hydrologic models; ISWS CR-649; Indian Creek (Lower Fox); Knapp, H. Vernon, and Michael W. Myers; Lake; Nippersink Creek (Upper Fox); Poplar Creek; Shabbona Lake; Somonauk Creek; Stream; Stream...
    • The Illinois Streamflow Assessment Model (ILSAM) was developed to provideneeded streamflow information to watershed managers and planners. This specialized software program was developed for use on a personal computer to provide estimates of the...
    • The Illinois River Decision Support System (ILRDSS)

    • 1999; Demissie, Misganaw, Yiping Guo, H. Vernon Knapp, and Nani G. Bhowmik; Hydrologic models; ISWS CR-648; Illinois River; Illinois Waterway; Reservoir; Stream; Water levels; Water quality management; Watersheds -\- Mathematical models
    • The Illinois River has become the focus of state and federal agencies interested in integrated management of watersheds. Issues related to habitat restoration, floodplain management, navigation, erosion and sedimentation, water quality, and point...
    • Watershed monitoring for the Lake Decatur watershed, 1998-1999

    • 2000; Big Creek (Upper Sangamon); Big Ditch; Camp Creek (Upper Sangamon); Canal; Friends Creek; Goose Creek (Upper Sangamon); ISWS CR 2000-06; Keefer, Laura and Misganaw Demissie; Long Creek (Upper Sangamon); Nitrates -\- Environmental aspects;...
    • Lake Decatur is the water supply reservoir for the City of Decatur. The reservoir was created in 1922 by constructing a dam to impound the flow of the Sangamon River with an original water volume of 20,000 acre-feet and an area of 4.4 square miles....
    • Hydrologic modeling of the Court Creek watershed

    • 2000; Borah, Deva K., and Maitreyee Bera; Court Creek; Hydrologic models; ISWS CR 2000-04; Stream
    • Flooding, upland soil and streambank erosion, sedimentation, and contamination of drinking water from agricultural chemicals (nutrients and pesticides/herbicides) are critical environmental problems in Illinois. Upland soil erosion causes loss of...
    • Phase I: diagnostic-feasibility study of Homer Lake, Champaign, Illinois.

    • 2000; Homer Lake; Hydrology; ISWS CR 2000-13; Lake renewal; Limnology; Lin, Shun Dar and William C. Bogner; Reservoir; Water quality; Water quality biological assessment; Water use
    • The Champaign County Forest Preserve District (CCFPD) applied for and received a grant to conduct a diagnostic-feasibility study on Homer Lake commencing in April 1997. Homer Lake is an 83-acre public lake within the Salt Fork River Forest Preserve...
    • Benchmark sedimentation survey of the lower Cache River wetlands.

    • 2001; Allgire, Richard L., and Richard A. Cahill; Big Creek (Cache); Cache River; Cache Watershed; Cypress Creek; Eagle Pond (Historical); Goose Pond (Wayne County); ISWS CR 2001-17; Lake; Sediment transport; Sedimentation analysis; Stream;...
    • The Cache River located in the southernmost part of Illinois flows through an area containing the Cache River Wetlands. These unique and important wetlands were designated as a Ramsar Site in 1996. Drainage activities divided the Cache River in...
    • Streamflow assessment model for the Little Wabash River Watershed : hydrologic analysis

    • 2001; Auxier Creek; Big Muddy Creek; Borah Lake; CIPS Lake; Canal; East Fork Lake (ISWS - Richland County); Elm River; Forbes Lake; Fox River (Richland County); Goose Pond (Wayne County); Greendale Lake; Horse Creek; ISWS CR 2001-14; Illinois...
    • The Illinois Streamflow Assessment Model (ILSAM) is an analytical and information tool developed to predict the frequency of streamflows, and water use impacts on streamflows, for every stream in selected major watersheds in Illinois. The current...
    • Bank erosion survey of the main stem of the Kankakee River in Illinois and Indiana.

    • 2001; Bank erosion; Bhowmik, Nani G., Misganaw Demissie, David Soong, Erin Bauer, William C. Bogner, and Jim Slowikowski; Erosion; ISWS CR 2001-01; Illinois; Indiana; Kankakee River; Kankakee Watershed; Maps; Stream; Survey; Watershed
    • This report is the second of a series of three reports being prepared for the work done on the Kankakee River based on a Conservation 2000 Grant from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. The present report focuses on the bank erosion...
    • Hydrology of the Big Creek Watershed and its influence on the Lower Cache River

    • 2001; Big Creek (Cache); Cache Watershed; Demissie, Misganaw, H. Vernon Knapp, Paminder Parmar, and Daniel J. Kriesant; Hydrology; ISWS CR 2001-06; Sediment transport; Stream; Watershed
    • A primary concern in the management of the Lower Cache River is the amount of sediment that is deposited in the river's valley in the vicinity of Buttonland Swamp. From previous monitoring studies it is known that floodwaters from Big Creek convey...
    • Sedimentation survey of Highland Silver Lake, Madison County, Illinois

    • 2001; Bogner, William C.; ISWS CR 2001-05; Lake; Silver Lake
    • Sedimentation detracts from the use of any water supply lake by reducing lake depth and volume, with a reduction of reserve water supply capacity and possible burying of intake structures. Sedimentation of a reservoir is a natural process that can...
    • Sedimentation survey of Lake Decatur's Basin 6, Macon County, Illinois.

    • 2001; Bogner, William C.; ISWS CR 2001-07; Lake Decatur; Reservoir; Reservoir sedimentation; Sangamon River; Sedimentation analysis; Stream; Stream measurements
    • Sedimentation detracts from the use of any water supply lake by reducing lake depth and volume, with a reduction of reserve water supply capacity and possible burying of intake structures. Sedimentation of a reservoir is a natural process that can...
    • Sediment management alternatives for the Fox Chain of Lakes along the Fox River in Illinois

    • 2002; Bhowmik, Nani G. and Misganaw Demissie; Bluff Lake; Fox Lake (Upper Fox); Grass Lake; ISWS CR 2002-04; Lake; Lake Marie; Nippersink Lake (ISWS - Lake County; Petite Lake; Sedimentation and deposition; Water quality
    • The Fox Chain of Lakes is a series of interconnected glacial lakes that are essentially located along the main stem of the Fox River. Originating in Wisconsin, the Fox River flows through northern Illinois before becoming a major tributary of the...
    • Watershed monitoring for the Lake Decatur Watershed, 1999-2000.

    • 2002; Big Creek (Upper Sangamon); Big Ditch; Camp Creek (Upper Sangamon); Canal; Friends Creek; Goose Creek (Upper Sangamon); ISWS CR 2002-01; Keefer, Laura and Misganaw Demissie; Long Creek (Upper Sangamon); Nitrates -\- Environmental aspects;...
    • Lake Decatur is the water supply reservoir for the City of Decatur. The reservoir was created in 1922 by constructing a dam to impound the flow of the Sangamon River. The dam was modified in 1956 to increase the maximum capacity of the lake to...
    • Watershed monitoring for the Lake Decatur Watershed, 1999-2000.

    • 2002; Big Creek (Upper Sangamon); Big Ditch; Camp Creek (Upper Sangamon); Canal; Friends Creek; Goose Creek (Upper Sangamon); ISWS CR 2002-01; Keefer, Laura and Misganaw Demissie; Long Creek (Upper Sangamon); Nitrates -\- Environmental aspects;...
    • Lake Decatur is the water supply reservoir for the City of Decatur. The reservoir was created in 1922 by constructing a dam to impound the flow of the Sangamon River. The dam was modified in 1956 to increase the maximum capacity of the lake to...
    • Sedimentation survey of Lake Decatur's Big and Sand Creek basins, Macon County, Illinois

    • 2002; Big Creek (Upper Sangamon); Bogner, William C.; ISWS CR 2002-09; Lake sediments -\- Measurement; Reservoir sedimentation; Sand Creek (Upper Sangamon); Stream
    • Sedimentation detracts from the use of any water-supply lake by reducing lake depth and volume, with a reduction of reserve water-supply capacity and possible burying of intake structures. Sedimentation of a reservoir is a natural process that can...

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