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  1. Beach Monitoring Practices Webinar

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/events/beach-monitoring-practices-webinar

    managers and outreach professionals. Tune into this month's edition of The Current webinar as we hear ...

  2. The Lake

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/422/lake

    Often times, a stream or creek will flow into a lake. There are three major kinds of ... "lakes"- lakes, ponds, and reservoirs. Generally, a pond is a body of water no larger than about ten acres ... problems as fertilizers from lawns and sewage from septic tanks wash or seep into the lake. Recreational ...

  3. The Wetlands

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/422/wetlands

    Wetlands come in many shapes and sizes, but, generally, when we talk about wetlands we're ... are often likened to giant sponges, because the water that flows into a wetland is often stored for ...

  4. Middle Reaches

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/422/middle-reaches

    together, forming a wider, slower moving creek. Over time, the creek has cut into the banks, forming a more ...

  5. Sodium

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1503

    GENERAL INFORMATION Sodium is widely distributed in soils, plants, water and foods. It is ... chloride. When a salt such as sodium chloride dissolves in water it breaks up into positively- and ... negatively-charged ions. Sodium chloride breaks up into sodium and chloride ions in water. Every water supply ...

  6. Arsenic

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1507

    GENERAL INFORMATION Arsenic occurs naturally in soil and minerals and may enter the air, water, ... and land from wind-blown dust and may get into water from runoff and leaching. Arsenic cannot be ...

  7. Nickel

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1523

    stainless steel and alloy products. It generally gets into water from mining and refining operations. HEALTH ... GENERAL INFORMATION Nickel is a very abundant natural element and is often used in electroplating, ... EFFECTS Exposure of the general population from sources, such as foods and drinking water, are almost ...

  8. Atrazine

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1549

    GENERAL INFORMATION Atrazine is a white, crystalline solid organic compound. Atrazine is a widely ...

  9. Manganese

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1521

    GENERAL INFORMATION Manganese is naturally occurring in many surface and ground water sources and ... in soils that may erode into these waters. However, human activities are also responsible for much of ...

  10. Alachlor

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1548

    GENERAL INFORMATION Alachlor is an odorless white solid. Alachlor is used as an herbicide for ...

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