Wood, Karen G., From Tuscaloosa to Squaw Shoals : a history of Holt Lake.

Williams, James D., Fuller, Samuel L.H., and Grace, Randall. Effects of impoundments on freshwater mussels in the main channel of the Black Warrior and Tombigbee Rivers in western Alabama

McClure, Nathaniel Dehass. A historical development and prediction of the future water quality in the Black Warrior river in the vicinity of Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Willis, Kenneth D. The harnessing of the Black Warrior River.

Archaeology of the Moundville chiefdom / edited by Vernon James Knight, Jr. and Vincas P. Steponaitis.

Black Warrior River [videorecording] / producer, Dr. Doug Phillips

Geological Survey (U.S.)

Drainage areas for the upper Black Warrior River Basin, Alabama / prepared by the U. S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the Geological Survey of Alabama.

Rivers of Alabama. Illustrator: Jack B. Hood. Art ed.: E. L. Klein.

One problem with utilizing websites as a source of information is that the website locations frequently change making links outdated or impossible to relocate. We apologize in advance for any missing links below.

EPA, Surf your Watershed

Army Corps, Black Warrior Lakes

Navigational Commerce
ALABAMA RIVER – United States Army

Alabama Water Watch Black Warrior monitoring sites

Tascaluza’s battle with DeSoto at Mabila

Plicate Rocksnail, final rule

Flattened Musk Turtle, threatened$narrative.html

Second smallest turtle in the nation

Rickwood Caverns State Park

Moundville Museums

USGS information on the Sipsey Fork (text and map)