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Table 1 Descriptive data for each stream in the study in 2011. Point data collected from five sites within each stream was used to calculate an average.

From: Fire and Floods: The Recovery of Headwater Stream Systems Following High-Severity Wildfire

  Burned streams Unburned streams
  Bonita Dude Ellison Horton Pine
Watershed size (ha) 227 487 777 1029 1298
Average summer flow rate (m3 sec−1) 0.031 0.030 0.002 0.091 0.050
Average slope (%) 4.44 3.56 5.09 3.29 3.24
Average conductivity (µS cm−1) 157.2 181.2 141.9 166.4 158.2
Average dissolved oxygen (%) 81.7 83.3 78.9 88.8 82.4
Average pH 8.8 8.7 8.6 8.8 8.3