Housatonic River WI/PWL
The most recent Housatonic River Basin Waterbody Inventory/Priority Waterbodies List Report was issued as a Final Draft Report in August 2008. This report includes an overall evaluation of water quality in the Housatonic River Basin, as well as assessments for specific waterbody segments in the basin.
You may chose to view/download the entire report (PDF) as one large file (1.82 MB), or in order to ease viewing/downloading, the information in this report has been segmented into separate smaller files. Use the index below to find, view and download the portion (or portions) of the report of interest to you.
The next review and update of the water quality assessments for waters in this basin is scheduled to be conducted in 2009.
The Final Draft Housatonic River Basin WI/PWL Report
Introduction (PDF) (778 KB) - Includes the report cover, table of contents and description of the WI/PWL program.
Basin Assessment (PDF) (200 KB) - Includes a brief summary of water quality in the entire basin.
Water Quality Assessment Map (PDF) (382 KB)
Watershed Map (PDF) (379 KB)
Priority Waterbodies List (PDF) (56 KB) - Provides a summary list of PWL waters, use impacts, causes and sources.
Waterbody Inventory and Segment Data Sheets
Housatonic Watershed (PDF) (97 KB)
Updated Assessments - Currently no waterbody assessments have been revised since the current WI/PWL Assessment Report for this basin was issued.
Assessment Methodology (PDF) (216 KB)
WI/PWL Data Sheet Definitions (PDF) (115 KB)
Index of Waterbodies (PDF) (62 KB) - Alphabetically and by county.
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