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Landscape of the Raritan River Basin Report

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Landscape Technical Report Text (PDF Format, 476 KB)

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Figures (JPEG Format)

Figure 1a - 14-Digit Hydrologic Unit Codes (HUC-14) within the Raritan Basin
Figure 1b - HUC-14 and Municipalities within the Raritan Basin
Figure 1c - Municipalities and Hydrology within the Raritan Basin
Figure 2 - Historical Population Estimates in New Jersey
Figure 3 - Population Growth & Age of Housing Stock, 1990
Figure 4 - Urban Land Change Percentages by HUC-11
Figure 5 - Urban Land Use Classifications within the Raritan Basin
Figure 6 - Agricultural Land Use Classifications within the Raritan Basin
Figure 7 - Percent of Area Covered By Impervious Surface
Figure 8 - Percent Impervious Surface Cover by Subwatershed
Figure 9 - Future Wastewater Management Area Boundaries
Figure 10 - Wastewater Management Area Percentages by (HUC-11)
Figure 11 - Land Use Classifications by Sewer Service Area Boundaries
Figure 12 - Road & Rail Network within the Raritan Basin
Figure 13 - Proximity of Urban Land Use to National Highway System
Figure 14 - Proximity of Urban Land Use to Passenger Rail Lines
Figure 15 - Place of Work and Travel Times of Workers 16 Years Old and Over
Figure 16 - NJ State Development & Redevelopment Plan (SDRP) - March 1995
Figure 17 - SDRP Planning Area Percentages by Watershed (HUC-11)
Figure 18 - SDRP Planning Areas Relative to Land Use Classifications
Figure 19 - SDRP Planning Areas Relative to Urban Land Change 1986-1995
Figure 20 - SDRP Planning Areas Relative to Headwaters
Figure 21 - Wastewater Management Areas relative to SDRP Planning Areas
Figure 22 - Transportation Network Relative SDRP Planning Areas
Figure 23 - Capability Classes of Agricultural Land in Upper Raritan WMA, 1995
Figure 24 - Comparison of Soil Limitations in the Upper Raritan WMA - (PDF)
Figure 25 - Capability Class of Agricultural Land in Lower Raritan WMA, 1995
Figure 26 - Comparison of Soil Limitations in the Lower Raritan WMA - (PDF)
Figure 27 - Capability Class of Agricultural Land in the Millstone WMA, 1995
Figure 28 - Comparison of Soil Limitations in the Millstone WMA - (PDF)
Figure 29 - Composite Community Development Suitability in the Upper Raritan
Figure 30 - Composite Community Development Suitability in the Lower Raritan
Figure 31 - Composite Community Development Suitability in the Millstone
Figure 32 - Susceptibility of Raritan Basin Soils to Erosion
Figure 33 - Development Suitability of Urban Land in the Upper Raritan WMA
Figure 34 - Development Suitability of ISSDA in the Upper Raritan WMA
Figure 35 - Development Suitability of Urban Land in the Lower Raritan WMA
Figure 36 - Development Suitability of ISSDA in Lower Raritan WMA
Figure 37 - Development Suitability of Urban Land in the Millstone WMA
Figure 38 - Development Suitability of ISSDA in the Millstone WMA
Figure 39 - Vegetative and Developed Land Cover in the Raritan Basin, 1995
Figure 40 - T & E Species National Heritage Priority Macro-Sites
Figure 41 - Critical Habitats of the Upper Raritan WMA
Figure 42 - Critical Habitats of the Lower Raritan WMA
Figure 43 - Critical Habitats of the Millstone WMA
Figure 44 - Critical Habitat Classifications - (PDF)

Note: These maps were developed using New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Geographic Information System digital data, in conjunction with the New Jersey Water Supply Authority's work, but these secondary products have not been verified by NJDEP BGIA and are not state-authorized.

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Tables (PDF Format)

Table 5 - Relationship of SSA and Land Use
Table 6 - Relationship of Highways & Urban Land Use
Table 7 - Relationship of Rail Stations & Urban Land Use
Table 8 - Relationship of SDRP and Land Use
Table 9 - Relationship of SDRP & Land Use Change
Table 12 - Relationship of SDRP & Wastewater Management Areas
Table 13 - Vegetative and Developed Land Cover in the Upper Raritan WMA
Table 14 - Vegetative and Developed Land Cover in the Lower Raritan WMA
Table 15 - Vegetative and Developed Land Cover in the Millstone
Table 16 - NJDEP Natural Heritage Priority Sites

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Appendices (PDF Format)

Appendix A
New Jersey State Development & Redevelopment Plan: Excerpts from the DRAFT Final Plan

Appendix B
Table B-1 - Suitability of Soils for Non-irrigated Agriculture in the Upper Raritan
Table B-2 - Suitability of Soils for Non-irrigated Agriculture in the Lower Raritan
Table B-3 - Suitability of Soils for Non-irrigated Agriculture in the Millstone
Table B-4 - Capability Classes of Agricultural Land in the Upper Raritan WMA
Table B-5 - Capability Classes of Agricultural Land in the Lower Raritan WMA
Table B-6 - Capability Classes of Agricultural Land in the Millstone WMA

Appendix C
Table C-1 - Soil Suitability for Development in the Upper Raritan WMA
Table C-2 - Soil Suitability for Development in the Lower Raritan WMA
Table C-3 - Soil Suitability for Development in the Millstone WMA

Appendix D
Table D-1 - Soil Erodibility Factors of the Upper Raritan WMA
Table D-2 - Soil Erodibility Factors of the Lower Raritan WMA
Table D-3 - Soil Erodibility Factors of the Millstone WMA

Appendix E
Table E-1 - Development Suitability of Urban Land in the Upper Raritan WMA
Table E-2 - Development Suitability of ISSDA in the Upper Raritan WMA
Table E-3 - Development Suitability of Urban Land in the Lower Raritan WMA
Table E-4 - Development Suitability of ISSDA in the Lower Raritan WMA
Table E-5 - Development Suitability of Urban Land in the Millstone WMA
Table E-6 - Development Suitability of ISSDA in the Millstone WMA
Table E-7-E-9 - Development Suitability of the State Planning Areas by WMA

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