Accession Number : ADA254239


Title :   Environmental Impact Research Program: Assessment of Habitat/Resource Evaluation Methods for Use in Comparing Estuarine and Coastal Habitats.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.,


Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB


Personal Author(s) : LaSalle, Mark ; Ray, Gary L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a254239.pdf


Report Date : Jul 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 15


Abstract : This report summarizes discussions of a working group convened to evaluate methods available for comparison of estuarine and coastal habitat types. Such comparisons are an integral part of the development of so-called trade-off values for habitats created and destroyed during mitgation efforts. The working group meeting was held on 10 and 11 October 1991 at the Mississippi State University Gulf Coast Research and Extension Center in Biloxi, MS. Coastal ecology, Coastal habitat, Habitat evaluation.


Descriptors :   *TEST AND EVALUATION , *COASTAL REGIONS , *COMPARISON , *ESTUARIES , *ECOLOGY , *RESOURCES , GULFS , COMMERCE , UNIVERSITIES , MISSISSIPPI , VALUE , HABITATS


Subject Categories : Ecology
      Geography
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE