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7/28/08 Chopawamsic Creek

October 7th, 2008 · No Comments

On 7/28/08 DEQ observed prominent SAV beds above the Rail Road Bridge in the embayment.

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8/25/08 Chopawamsic Creek & Quantico Creek

October 7th, 2008 · No Comments

On 8/25/08 DEQ observed large SAV beds in Chopawamsic Creek and Quantico Creek embayments.  No visible algae was present.

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10/06/08 Dogue Creek

October 7th, 2008 · No Comments

On 10/06/08 DEQ observed large SAV beds present in the Dogue Creek embayment.  They were located on the right and left sides of the embayment.

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10/6/08 Pohick Creek

October 7th, 2008 · No Comments

On 10/6/08 DEQ observed a large SAV bed near the entance into the Pohick Bay/Gunston Cove embayment.  SAVs had been observed here in the past, but this year the bed is much larger than previous years.

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04/29/08 Potomac River

April 29th, 2008 · No Comments

Jeff Talbott, VADEQ (Quad 047)
DEQ was in Quantico Creek Embayment today and we found that there was a fair abundance of SAVs present. The water was 2 to 3 feet and the SAVs appeared to be ready to break the surface. We took a sample and keyed it to Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum). We used [...]

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