Accession Number:

ADA094652

Title:

Assessing Man's Impact on Wetlands,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MILITARY PERSONNEL CENTER ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

115.0

Abstract:

Document provides background discussions of Federal interest in wetlands and summary of evaluation techniques used in the Government and private sectors to evaluate the impacts of various activities on the wetland environment. The characteristics of an ideal evaluation system are defined and a Wetland Evaluation System WES is described. The Wetland Evaluation System is applied in abbreviated case studies to cnstruction in the Yazoo Basin in Mississippi and the Neuse River Estuaries of North Carolina. Typical outputs of the WES are provided. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Geography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE