Accession Number:

ADA043943

Title:

Comprehensive Basin Study. Big Muddy River, Illinois.

Descriptive Note:

Summary rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT ST LOUIS MO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

198.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this report is to present a comprehensive plan of development that will provide for the best use or the combination of uses of water and land resources to meet the short and long-term needs of the basin. Specific objectives of the study made for this report were a To determine the future direction and magnitude of the basins economy at selected points of time b To identify the demands for water and land-related products and services required to sustain the projected economy and maintain the areas socio-environmental well-being c To develop possible solutions to meet these needs d To formulate the projects and programs required to satisfy the immediate and long-range needs and e To select the optimum plan of development based on engineering feasibility, economic justification, and social considerations.

Subject Categories:

  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE