Accession Number : ADA216462
Title : Mississippi-Louisiana Estuarine Area Study: Salinity and Circulation at and Near Bay Boudreau in Biloxi Marshes Eastern Louisiana
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS HYDRAULICS LAB
Personal Author(s) : Pankow, Walter ; Savage, Julian M ; Teeter, Allen M ; McAnally, Jr, William H
Report Date : Sep 1989
Pagination or Media Count : 122
Abstract : The US Army Engineer District, New Orleans, has conducted a long-term concerning the feasibility of diverting fresh water into the Lake Pontchartrain and Borgne basins in order to increase fish and wildlife productivity. This report describes a statistical analysis and a selected portion of the data acquired in the Bay Boudreau area by the US Army Engineer Waterways Experimental Station in support of the New Orleans District. The study approach, statistical analysis, spectral analysis and selected data are presented in this report. Keywords: Analysis; Bay Boudreau; Diversion; Field data; Regression; Salinity.
Descriptors : *ESTUARIES , *FRESH WATER , STATISTICAL ANALYSIS , WETLANDS , SALINITY , MISSISSIPPI , WILDLIFE , FISHES , EAST(DIRECTION) , LOUISIANA , BAYS , PRODUCTIVITY , ARMY FACILITIES , SPECTRUM ANALYSIS
Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE