Accession Number : ADA026467


Title :   Ecological Assessment of Vandenburg Air Force Base, California. Volume 2. Biological Inventory 1974/75


Descriptive Note : Final rept. May 1974-Aug 1975


Corporate Author : SAN DIEGO STATE UNIV CA CENTER FOR REGIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES


Personal Author(s) : Coulombe, Harry N ; Mahrdt, Clark R


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a026467.pdf


Report Date : May 1976


Pagination or Media Count : 207


Abstract : The second volume of a three volume report presents the data base from a survey of terrestrial environmental conditions at Vandenberg AFB, California, carried out from July 1974 to June 1975. The study was undertaken to provide basic data for assessment of the environmental impact of the Space Transport System planned for Vandenberg AFB and for management of the land resources of the base. Details are given of the floral and faunal investigations, including locations, methods, and procedures. Narrative and tabular data are provided on climate, soils, aquatic resources, vegetation, and game and non-game vertebrates.


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE FACILITIES , *ECOLOGY , *ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT , *NATURAL RESOURCES , AQUATIC ANIMALS , AQUATIC PLANTS , CALIFORNIA , FISHES , INVERTEBRATES , LAKES , MAMMALS , NUTRIENTS , PH FACTOR , PRODUCTIVITY , RIVERS , SAMPLING , SHRUBS , SURVEYS , TABLES(DATA) , TEMPERATURE , TREES , VEGETATION , VERTEBRATES , WILDLIFE


Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE