Accession Number : ADA113100

Title :   Holes Creek, Water Resources Development. Volume I. Main Report and Environmental Impact Statement.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept. no. 2.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT LOUISVILLE KY

PDF Url : ADA113100

Report Date : Sep 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 143

Abstract : The significant unresolved water and related land resources problems in the study area are the direct result of flooding. The tentatively selected plan consists of 7,550 feet of channel improvement the replacements of one railroad bridge and other appurtenances. The plan includes environmentally oriented design concepts to reduce advance impacts to fish and wildlife habitat. The plan would reduce average annual equivalent damages for the Holes Creek study area by 90 percent. The selected plan includes recreation development with emphasis on an 1.7 mile paved trail. Limited picnicking and outdoor game facilities are also provided. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Flood control, Ohio, Streams, Flooding, Damage, Prevention, Channels(Waterways), Modification, Levees, Environmental impact statements

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE