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Shallow Ground-Water Quality Adjacent to Burley Tobacco Fields in Northeastern Tennessee and Southwestern Virginia, Spring 1997

By Gregory C. Johnson and Joseph F. Connell

Water-Resources Investigations Report 01-4009
National Water-Quality Assessment Program

CONTENTS

Title page

Foreword

Abstract

Introduction

Purpose and Scope

Description of the Upper Tennessee River Basin and the Study Area

Geology and Geography

Tobacco Production

Acknowledgments

Methods and Approach

Well Construction

Sample Collection and Analysis

Shallow Ground-Water Quality Adjacent to Burley Tobacco Fields, Spring 1997

Inorganic Water Quality

Nutrients

Pesticides

Volatile Organic Compounds

Summary and Conclusions

References

Appendixes

A. Water-quality data for the upper Tennessee River Basin tobacco land-use study

B. Pesticides and volatile organic compounds sampled for but not detected

 


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