Arkansas river, water quality, hydrology, sampling, treatment costs, treatment
River water samples from the five sites were collected by the U. S. Geological Survey (USGS) in accordance with their established sampling procedures. Samples for wet chemistry and atomic absorption analyses were delivered to the Bell Engineering Center at the University of Arkansas by USGS personnel. Samples for organics analyses from the Lee Creek, Dardanelle, Little Rock and Pine Bluff sites were delivered by USGS to American Interplex in Little Rock. Samples for organics analyses for the Van Buren site were delivered to the Bell Engineering Center and sent by United Parcel Service (next day air) to Daily Analytical Services in Peoria, Illinois as were the samples used for referee purposes.
Moore, James W.. 1989. Determination of the Suitability of Arkansas River Water for Municipal, Industrial and Agricultural use. Arkansas Water Resource Center, Fayetteville, AR. MSC067. 250