Data Sources for Watershed Reports
- Data on groups and group activity is provided by a community of users of the WSN Webtool.
- Information on HUC codes and names was obtained from the North Carolina Dept. of Environmental Quality (NC DEQ). Population information, HUC12 area, permit counts, impaired streams data, and monitoring station information were also provided by NC DEQ.
- Significant Natural Heritage Area and Managed Land data was provided by the NC Natural Heritage Program.
- The length of streams was obtained from EnviroAtlas' Clean and Plentiful Water dataset
- Land cover was taken the 2011 National Land Cover Database (NLCD).