Accession Number : AD0732517

Title :   Preimpoundment Water Quality Study Saylorville Reservoir Des Moines River, Iowa.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. 1 Aug 70-31 Jul 71,

Corporate Author : IOWA STATE UNIV AMES ENGINEERING RESEARCH INST

Personal Author(s) : Baumann,E. Robert ; Kelman,Sheldon

Report Date : OCT 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 89

Abstract : The Saylorville Dam and Reservoir, presently under construction, will be located in the Reach of the Des Moines River between Boone and Saylorville, Iowa. The object of the study is to determine the existing water quality and its variations in the Saylorville Reservoir area under natural river conditions before completing construction and impounding water in the conservation storage pool. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RIVERS, *WATER POLLUTION), (*IOWA, RIVERS), DAMS, SAMPLING, TEMPERATURE, CARBON DIOXIDE, OXYGEN, NITROGEN, NITRATES, PHOSPHATES, PLANKTON

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE