Jackson, Harvey H., III. Rivers of History: Life on the Coosa, Tallapoosa, Cahaba, and Alabama. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 1995.
Jackson, Harvey H., III. Putting “Loafing Streams” to Work. Tuscaloosa, University of Alabama Press, 1997.
Pierson, J.M. (1998) Status of the Blue Shiner (Cyprinella caerulea) in Alabama. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Endangered Species Office.
Bogan, A.E, Pierson, J.M. (1993) Survey of the Aquatic Gastropods of the Coosa River Basin in Alabama : 1992, Final Report. Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, State Lands Division, Alabama Natural Heritage Program.
Department of the Interior. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 1998. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants: Endangered status for three aquatic snails, and threatened status for three aquatic snails in the Mobile River Basin of Alabama. Federal Register 63(208): 57610-57620.
Steamboat info from internet site www.wavegate.com/~dnordem/usmcoosa.htm
Popeye info from internet site www.wavegate.com/~dnordem/popeye.htm
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Fish Consumption Advisory 2001