Photo from U.S. Geological Circular 1225--The Quality of Our Nation's Waters--Nutrients and Pesticides
|Concentrations of atrazine were 10 times higher and increased
more rapidly in Canajoharie Creek than in the Mohawk River following Summer
1994 storms in the Hudson River Basin. The Mohawk River receives water not
only from Canajoharie Creek but also from other tributaries draining a mix
of land uses.