Accession Number:

ADA014975

Title:

An Overview of the Impact Study of the McClellan-Kerr Multiple Purpose Arkansas River System

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER INST FOR WATER RESOURCES ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes the results of the first stage of assessment of impacts of the completed McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River System, located in Arkansas and Oklahoma. The system is designed to produce benefits to multiple purpose including transportation, hydroelectric production, flood damage abatement, water supply, sediment control and stabilization, recreation, and fish and wildlife enhancement. Results of the first round of research and the first years output of the project are discussed in the perspective of the decision process leading to approval, authorization and appropriation and from the perspective of public awareness of actual and potential impacts.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE