Accession Number : ADA182298

Title :   Environmental and Water Quality Operational Studies: Limnological Studies at Eau Galle, Lake, Wisconsin. Report 2. Special Studies and Summary.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

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

Personal Author(s) : Kennedy,Robert H ; Gunkel,Robert C , Jr

PDF Url : ADA182298

Report Date : Mar 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 171

Abstract : Eau Galle Lake was one of four Corps of Engineers reservoirs surveyed during the Environmental and Water Quality Operational Studies. Eau Galle Lake is a small flood control reservoir that receives high nutrient loads, experiences hypolimnetic anoxia, and has abundant macrophyte and algal production. This report documents the studies of biological communities and physicochemical and biological processes influencing water quality conditions in Eau Galle Lake. Keywords: Macroinvertebrates Macrophytes; Mixing events; Phosphorus; Phytoplankton; Reservoir; Sediment deposition; Sediment distribution; Sediment quality; Zooplankton.

Descriptors :   *RESERVOIRS, *WATER QUALITY, ALGAE, PRODUCTION, LIMNOLOGY, PHOSPHORUS, PHYTOPLANKTON, DISTRIBUTION, SEDIMENTS, ZOOPLANKTON, MIXING, BIOLOGY, PHYSICOCHEMICAL PROPERTIES, DEPOSITION, SEDIMENTS, QUALITY, COMMUNITIES, WISCONSIN

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE