Dissolved Oxygen and Fecal Coliform Data
You can also explore this dataset on TUVA, an interactive graphing platform.
These data show water quality levels for dissolved oxygen and fecal coliform bacteria at Manhattan.
We have a related lesson on Enterococcus bacteria in the Hudson River and a related lesson on sewage effluent in the Hudson River in our curriculum database, which you may wish to complete before using this dataset.
Data Sampling & Compilation
Data Source: Data from Brosnan, T.M., A. Stoddard, and L.J. Hetling. 2006. Data published in "Hudson River Sewage Inputs and Impacts: Past and Present" in J. S. Levinton and J. R. Waldman (Eds.) The Hudson River Estuary; New York: Cambridge Press.