Accession Number : ADA110148


Title :   Environmental Impact Study of the Northern Section of the Upper Mississippi River. Pool 5.


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/a110148.pdf


Report Date : Nov 1973


Pagination or Media Count : 302


Abstract : The overall objectives of this report are to assess, both negative and positive, impacts of Corps of Engineers' activities on Pool 5 (Minnesota City, Minnesota) 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, including cultural considerations, such as historic 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 , DAMS , LOCKS(WATERWAYS) , MINNESOTA


Subject Categories : Civil Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE