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Upper Great Miami River Watershed

Scenario 1 - Consequences of Watershed Growth Over Time


Scenario 1

Increased Urbanization with No Regulations

Water quality throughout the Upper Great Miami River watershed will decrease over the next 50 years in the presence of increased urbanization with no mitigation or growth controls. Degradation is apparent in each time frame. Currently, the Upper Great Miami River watershed sampled is in good to fair condition. After 10 years, however, the areas sampled are on a steady decline.

Current Status 10 Years 20 Years
30 Years 40 Years 50 Years



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