Accession Number : ADA133638

Title :   Environmental Impact Research Program. An Instruction Report on Freshwater Mussels.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Miller,Andrew C ; Nelson,David A

PDF Url : ADA133638

Report Date : Sep 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 201

Abstract : This Instruction Report contains information for Federal biologists and others on freshwater mussels. The content of this volume will aid in performing impact assessments and endangered species surveys where freshwater mollusks are involved. Information is provided on the following topics: collecting, preserving, and identifying mussels; methods for relocating and creating habitat for mussels; the commercial shell industry; and the technical literature concerning mussels. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Mussels, Fresh water, Environmental impact, Endangered species, Surveys, Identification, Habitability, Sampling

Subject Categories : Biology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE