Accession Number:

ADA109646

Title:

Effects of Tactical Vehicle Activity on the Mammals, Birds, and Vegetation at Fort Hood, Texas

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (ARMY) CHAMPAIGN IL

Report Date:

1981-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

A field study was conducted at Fort Hood, TX, to investigate the effects of Army tracked vehicle training on the resident mammal, bird, and plant populations. This report 1 describes preliminary indications of ecological differences between selected areas used for vehicle training and areas undisturbed by training, 2 documents the procedures used to obtain this information, and 3 analyzes Fort Hoods ecosystem to verify the effects of training activities on ecosystems examined in previous research.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE