Accession Number : ADA110141


Title :   Environmental Impact Study of The Northern Section of the Upper Mississippi River, Minnesota River Pool.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


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


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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a110141.pdf


Report Date : Nov 1973


Pagination or Media Count : 300


Abstract : The overall objects of this report are to assess the impacts of Corps of Engineers' activities on the Minnesota River from Shakopee, Minnesota downstream to its mouth. The report includes an analysis of natural and socioeconomic systems. The natural systems include terrestrial and aquatic plant and animal life, geology and water quality. This includes the habitats of rare and endangered species. Socioeconomic systems include industrial and recreational activities, and cultural considerations, such as archaeological and historic sites. (Author)


Descriptors :   *RIVERS , ENVIRONMENTS , GEOLOGY , ANIMALS , WASTE DISPOSAL , ARCHEOLOGY , WATER QUALITY , MISSISSIPPI RIVER , DREDGED MATERIALS , DREDGING , CHANNELS(WATERWAYS) , RECREATION , SOCIOLOGY , RESERVOIRS , PLANTS(BOTANY) , ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENTS , MINNESOTA


Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
      Humanities and History
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE