Accession Number : ADA036818
Title : Big Black River, Mississippi Comprehensive Basin Study. Volume III. Annex B.
Corporate Author : BIG BLACK RIVER BASIN COORDINATING COMMITTEE VICKSBURG MISS
Report Date : Apr 1968
Pagination or Media Count : 246
Abstract : The purpose of this study is to establish the best overall plan of development for the water and related land resources of the Big Black River Basin and to determine the best means to accomplish this development. The aim is to determine both the short and long range needs within the basin for navigation, water supply, flood control, recreation, pollution abatement, hydroelectric power, irrigation, and fish and wildlife conservation; and to formulate a comprehensive plan of improvement to satisfy these needs in a timely and economical manner.
Descriptors : *RIVERS , *WATER RESOURCES , *FLOOD CONTROL , *ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING , ECONOMIC ANALYSIS , MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL , EMPLOYMENT , POPULATION , HYDROLOGY , SOILS , GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS , WATER QUALITY , LAND USE , BASINS(GEOGRAPHIC) , RESERVOIRS , WATER SUPPLIES , MISSISSIPPI , COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS
Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE