The Maine Department of Environmental Protection (MDEP), Bureau of Land and Water Quality and EPA’s Regional Office of Environmental Protection requested EPA’s Office of Environmental Measurement and Evaluation assistance in evaluating the sediment oxygen demand (SOD) in the New Meadows Rivers and Quahog Bay estuarine areas of south coastal Maine. The New Meadows River and Quahog Bay estuaries are part of the Casco Bay estuarine system east southeast of Brunswick and west of Bath.
Bridges, T. (2009). Measurement of Sediment Oxygen Demand (SOD) in Upper New Meadows River and Quahog Bay Estuarine Areas, Maine. Portland, ME: University of Southern Maine, Muskie School of Public Service, Casco Bay Estuary Partnership.