Accession Number:

ADA285704

Title:

Fishery Management Program, Rocky Mountain Arsenal, Aurora, Colorado, Adams County

Descriptive Note:

Special project rept.

Corporate Author:

FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE VERNAL UT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

RMA is being engulfed by the urban sprawl of Denver. Despite urban encroachment, this arid high plains area supports fair to heavy pheasants, doves and other small mammals and birds. Fishing for base military and civilian personnel is provided by Lake Mary Constructed in 1960 and Primarily fed by ground is provided by lake Mary Constructed in 1960 and Primarily Fed by ground seepage. Three older impoundments lying above Lake Mary, in the same drainage, but maintained by the Derby Canal, have received fishery management considerations in recent years. The purpose of this report is the collation and summary of available fisheries data so that it may be available to the ongoing environmental and demilitarization program. Fauna, Groundwater, Contamination, Wildlife

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Water Pollution and Control
  • Pesticides Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE