Accession Number : ADA213858
Title : Environmental Baseline and Evaluation of the St. Mary's River Dredging: Great Lakes - St. Lawrence Seaway Navigation Season Extension Program.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE NSTL STATION MS OFFICE OF BIOLOGICAL SERVICES
Personal Author(s) : Liston, Charles R. ; Duffy, Walter G. ; Ashton, Diane E. ; McNabb, Clarence D. ; Koehler, Fred E.
Report Date : SEP 1980
Pagination or Media Count : 325
Abstract : The purpose of this study was to gather a quantitative baseline of biological and chemical data from the Middle Neebish Channel in the St. Marys River and from a site in Lake Huron prior to proposed dredging and dredge spoil disposal activities. Field data were gathered during February through December 1979. Keywords: Solid wastes; Physical and chemical aspects of water; Sediment; Water pollution; Assessment of dredging aquatic macrophytes; St. Marys River; Benthic macroinvertebrates; Ichthyoplankton. (JES)
Descriptors : *SOLID WASTES, AQUATIC ANIMALS, AQUATIC PLANTS, BASE LINES, CHEMISTRY, DISPOSAL, DREDGING, ENVIRONMENTS, GREAT LAKES, INVERTEBRATES, LAKE HURON, RIVERS, SEDIMENTS, SPOIL, VISIBILITY, WATER, WATER POLLUTION.
Subject Categories : Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE