These peer reviewed scientific studies are a subset of the literature used by the Lake George Park Commission to inform its stream corridor regulations updates.
Synthesis of Design Guidelines and Experimental Data for Water Quality Function in Agricultural Landscapes in the Intermountain West
Scientific Recommendations on the Size of Stream Vegetated Buffers Needed to Protect Water Quality, Part One, The Need for Stream Vegetated Buffers: What Does the Science Say?
Major Factors Influencing the Efficacy of Vegetated Buffers on Sediment Trapping: A Review and Analysis
A review of the scientific literature on riparian buffer width,extent, and vegetation.
A review of effectiveness of vegetative buffers on sediment trapping in agricultural areas.
A Review of Vegetated Buffers and a Meta-analysis of Their Mitigation Efficacy in Reducing Nonpoint Source Pollution