Accession Number : ADA117519

Title :   Aquatic Habitat Studies on the Lower Mississippi River, River Mile 480 to 530. Report 8. Summary.

Descriptive Note : Miscellaneous paper,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s) : Wright,Thomas D

PDF Url : ADA117519

Report Date : Feb 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : The pilot investigations provided significant guidance in the choice of methods and the experimental design for the long-term effort. In addition to increasing the overall validity of the data, cost savings were also obtained through the use of the most efficient techniques and in the reduction of unneccessary sampling. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Mississippi River, *Aquatic animals, Ecology, Surveys, Mapping, Benthonic zones, Invertebrates, Drift, Fishes, Larvae

Subject Categories : Biology
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE