Accession Number : ADA303347

Title :   Zebra Mussel Research. Tolerances of Zebra Mussels to Various Temperatures in the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers, 1988-1992.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Armistead, David C.

PDF Url : ADA303347

Report Date : OCT 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The purpose of this technical note is to summarize the temperatures of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers at nine sites for water years 1988-92. In addition, the temperature tolerances of zebra mussels and their expected infestations in various regions of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers are discussed.

Descriptors :   *WATER, *STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), *MUSSELS, *TOLERANCES(PHYSIOLOGY), TEMPERATURE, OHIO, REGIONS, TOLERANCE, RIVERS, MISSISSIPPI.

Subject Categories : Biology
      Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE