Accession Number : ADA182835

Title :   Focus on the Future: Water Resource Strategies for the Upper Mississippi and Red River of the North Basins.

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS ST PAUL MN ST PAUL DISTRICT

PDF Url : ADA182835

Report Date : Mar 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : This report discusses adaptive water control strategies in the St. Paul District, basin by basin, under changing climate conditions. It is intended to stimulate comments from state, regional and local water managers. The report is not a recommendation for implementation of projects but a menu of strategies that would be responsive to public needs occasioned by climatic conditions and the resultant social and economic impacts. Keywords: Navigation channels, Flood prevention, Water supply, Flood warning system, Water recreation, Water storage, Agricultural flood damage, Emergency water planning, Navigation safety, Hydropower, Beach erosion,, Training.

Descriptors :   *MISSISSIPPI RIVER, *RIVERS, *WATER RESOURCES, ADAPTIVE SYSTEMS, CONTROL, STRATEGY, BASINS(GEOGRAPHIC), CLIMATE, FLOODS, PREVENTION, ELECTRIC POWER, HYDROELECTRICITY, NAVIGATION, SAFETY, AGRICULTURE, DAMAGE, FLOODS, EMERGENCIES, PLANNING, WATER, WARNING SYSTEMS, SUPERVISORS, CHANNELS, MINNESOTA, NORTH DAKOTA, SOUTH DAKOTA, FLOOD CONTROL, ECONOMIC IMPACT, IMPACT, SOCIAL SCIENCES, RECREATION, STORAGE

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE