Accession Number : ADA110144


Title :   Environmental Impact Study of the Northern Section of the Upper Mississippi River. Pool 1.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Corporate Author : NORTH STAR RESEARCH INST MINNEAPOLIS MN ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS DIV


Personal Author(s) : Colingsworth,R F ; Gudmundson,B J R ; Schwarz,W L K ; Rudelius,C W


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a110144.pdf


Report Date : Nov 1973


Pagination or Media Count : 314


Abstract : The overall objectives of this report are to assess the impacts, both positive and negative, of the Corps of Engineers' activities on Pool 1 of the Upper Mississippi River. An analysis of natural and socioeconomic systems is included. The natural systems include terrestrial and aquatic plant and animal life as well as the nature of the land and water quality. Socioeconomic systems include industrial and recreational activities, and cultural considerations. (Author)


Descriptors :   *ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT , *NAVIGATION , *CIVIL ENGINEERING , *CHANNELS(WATERWAYS) , MAINTENANCE , ECONOMICS , NATURAL RESOURCES , OPERATION , ADVERSE CONDITIONS , ECOSYSTEMS , ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS , WASTE DISPOSAL , ARMY OPERATIONS , WATER QUALITY , LAND USE , MISSISSIPPI RIVER , DREDGING , RECREATION , BARGES , DAMS , LOCKS(WATERWAYS) , MINNESOTA


Subject Categories : Civil Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE