Contact: Amy Pelsinsky
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
Caption: A new map of the Potomac River watershed stream network, including Washington, D.C., significantly improves the information needed for assessing the impact of urbanization on aquatic ecosystems.
Credit: University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science/Andrew Elmore
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