Accession Number : ADA110147


Title :   Environmental Impact Study of the Northern Section of the Upper Mississippi River. Pool 4.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jan-Nov 73,


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


Personal Author(s) : Fremling,Calvin R ; Gray,Donald V ; Nielsen,Dennis N


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a110147.pdf


Report Date : Nov 1973


Pagination or Media Count : 301


Abstract : The overall objectives of this report are to assess the impact, both positive and negative, of Corps of Engineers' activities on Pool 4 (Alma, Wisconsin) 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, geology and water quality. Socioeconomic systems include industrial and recreational activities, and cultural considerations, which include archaeological and historical sites. (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 , RESERVOIRS , BARGES , WISCONSIN , DAMS , LOCKS(WATERWAYS)


Subject Categories : Civil Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE