Accession Number:

ADA000602

Title:

Physical, Biological, and Chemical Inventory of Twenty-Three Side Channels and Four River Border Areas, Middle Mississippi River.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Report Date:

1974-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

621.0

Abstract:

Contents List of reports on the 9-ft channel project Aerial photographs of side channels and river border areas Schematics of side channels 1972 Profiles and thalwegs of side channels High bank and willow line elevations Duration of water at or above willow line and high bank elevations 1973 Profiles and thalwegs of side channels and river border areas Velocities and discharges WES staff gage side channel 3, 6, 12 Analysis of entrances and exits to side channels Comparison of water-geometry relationships for similar stages Sediment analysis for sampling periods I, II, and III Chemical analysis of sediments and water sampling period II and III Physical and chemical data - sampling periods I, II, and III Meteorological data - sampling periods I, II, and III Analysis of water-geometry relationships for sampling periods I, II, and III Phytoplankton densities - sampling period I, II, and III Zooplankton densities - sampling period I, II and III Benthic macroinvertebrates - sampling period I, II, III, and Metered net Minnow seining - sampling period II, III, river bordes areas, III Analysis of water-geometry relationships fish.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE