In contrast, the scenarios using a 2% and 13% urban watershed area
do not predict a distinct difference in Blanco River flows.
76) Special Watershed Areas
and Developments of Regional Watershed
This distribution was correlated to the watershed areas
and fish species richness of the stream systems to evaluate the relationship of these factors to mussel species richness.
In addition, the appropriate neighborhood-distance parameter for calculating spatial statistics was evaluated, and the cell size effects for the entire watershed area
versus the local watershed areas
Increased development and nonpoint source runoff in watershed areas
may have been the most important factors generating higher fecal coliform levels during the 1988--1992 interval.
1977) concluded that the size of the watershed area
was useful for predicting hydrograph responses.
The claim results from a series of actions taken by the State of New York and the Department of Environmental Protection of the City of New York which have stopped all development in watershed areas
The watershed area
is 47976 ha and lies between 33[degrees]23' 32" to 33[degrees]38' 51" N latitudes and 46[degrees]20' 30" to 46[degrees]39' 33" E longitudes (Fig.
The federal government favored broadening the litigation to take in the watershed area
, which would include mountain streams that feed into the basin, in order to have a comprehensive adjudication and avoid the government from being subject to piecemeal litigation.
It also accounts for rich biodiversity with 7 vegetation types in the watershed area
, 104 birds including 14 migratory ones, 34 mammals, 16 fish, 4 exotic fish, 14 reptiles, and 6 amphibian species (IUCN, 1995).
Mikkelsen  in a study entitled" The role of public participation in the upstream watershed area
Watershed reported that Conservation of natural resources with local communities and rural people and was very efficient and useful and is enforcement of conservation and proper utilization of natural resources and the formation and development of rural services in villages that can be achieved.
A technical advisory committee, composed of environmental and scientific community specialists, provided extensive input, resulting in several specific innovative design elements being included in the project, such as harvesting the stormwater within the Civic Center watershed area
and recycling it for park irrigation and utilizing natural biological filtering processes to remove sediments from the stormwater.