Survey Description

The Root River drains approximately 197 square miles within Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Kenosha counties. The six Root River sampling sites cover the upper 72 square miles of the watershed to assess impacts of urbanization.

Sites

Site CodeAlternate CodeDescriptionDepthsLatitudeLongitudeOldest Data
RR-01  Bridge @ Cleveland Avenue east of 124th Street 1 42° 59.74' 88° 3.70' 8/25/1999
RR-02  Bridge @ National and Oklahoma, ~ 116th Street 1 42° 59.29' 88° 3.43' 8/25/1999
RR-03  Bridge @ Coldspring Road east of 108th Street 1 42° 57.99' 88° 2.63' 8/25/1999
RR-04  Bridge @ Grange Avenue west of 76th Street 1 42° 56.75' 88° 0.85' 8/25/1999
RR-05  Bridge @ Ryan Road west of 60th 1 42° 52.35' 87° 59.72' 8/25/1999
RR-06  Bridge @ County Line Road (8 mile road) ~ 47th Street 1 42° 50.62' 87° 58.53' 8/25/1999

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