Heather L Welch
Hydrologist/Center Reports Specialist
Lower Mississippi-Gulf Water Science Center
308 Airport Rd.
Jackson, MS 39208
1999, Texas A&M University, M.S., Department of Geosciences - Environmental Geochemistry
1997, Millsaps College, B.S. Geology
Kingsbury, James A.; Barlow, Jeannie R.; Katz, Brian G.; Welch, Heather L.; Tollett, Roland W.; Fahlquist, Lynne S., 2015. The quality of our Nation's waters: water quality in the Mississippi embayment-Texas coastal uplands aquifer system and Mississippi River Valley alluvial aquifer, south-central United States, 1994-2008. U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1356, Report: viii, 72 p.; Appendix 3
Welch, Heather L., 2015. Occurrence of pesticides in groundwater underlying areas of high-density row-crop production in Alabama, 2009-2013. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2015-5014, Report: iv, 35 p.; 2 Appendices
Welch, Heather L.; Coupe, Richard H.; Aulenbach, Brent T., 2014. Concentrations and transport of suspended sediment, nutrients, and pesticides in the lower Mississippi-Atchafalaya River subbasin during the 2011 Mississippi River flood, April through July. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2014-5100, v, 44 p.
Welch, Heather L.; Barnes, Kimberlee K., 2013. Streamflow characterization and summary of water-quality data collection during the Mississippi River flood, April through July 2011. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2013-1106, v, 27 p.; 8 Appendixes
Katz, Brian G.; Kingsbury, James A.; Welch, Heather L.; Tollett, Roland W., 2012. Processes affecting geochemistry and contaminant movement in the middle Claiborne aquifer of the Mississippi embayment aquifer system. Springer , 22 p. [Link]
Welch, Heather L.; Green, Christopher T.; Coupe, Richard H., 2011. The fate and transport of nitrate in shallow groundwater in northwestern Mississippi, USA. Springer , 14 p. [Link]
Welch, Heather L.; Green, Christopher T.; Rebich, Richard A.; Barlow, Jeannie R. B.; Hicks, Matthew B., 2010. Unintended consequences of biofuels production?The effects of large-scale crop conversion on water quality and quantity. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2010-1229, 6 p. [Link]
Welch, Heather L.; Kingsbury, James A.; Tollett, Roland W.; Seanor, Ronald C., 2009. Quality of Shallow Groundwater and Drinking Water in the Mississippi Embayment-Texas Coastal Uplands Aquifer System and the Mississippi River Valley Alluvial Aquifer, South-Central United States, 1994-2004. U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2009-5091, x, 53 p. [Link]
Burt, David E., Jr.; Welch, Heather L., 2007. Quality of Water in Selected Wells, Harrison County, Mississippi, 1997-2005. Geological Survey (U.S.) Open-File Report 2007-1287, v, 16 p. [Link]
Moss, Carol P.; Welch, Heather L., 2006. U.S. Geological Survey studies quality of drinking-water supplies in the Mississippi Embayment-Texas Coastal Uplands principal aquifer. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005-3133, 1 folded sheet ( p.) : col. ill., col. maps ; 28 cm.
Rebich, Richard A.; Welch, Heather L.; Coupe, Richard H., 2004. Evaluation of water-quality and habitat assessment data to determine ranges in stream conditions in the Mississippi River Alluvial Plain of northwestern Mississippi and eastern Arkansas. U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 2003-4251, v, 47 p. : ill., col. maps ; 28 cm. [Link]