Oregon Water Science Center

Lakes and Rivers

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Date published: February 2, 2007
Status: Completed

Detroit Lake Temperature and Suspended Sediment Model

The USGS has worked since 1998 to monitor and study sediment and turbidity throughout the North Santiam River watershed. As part of that assessment, a focused effort was undertaken to examine the effect that Detroit Lake has on temperature issues and sediment transport. In particular, developing a model that simulates the transport and fate of suspended sediment and the dynamics of water...

Contacts: Stewart Rounds