Accession Number : ADA323043

Title :   The Ecology of the Lower Colorado River from Davis Dam to the Mexico-United States International Boundary: A Community Profile.

Descriptive Note : Biological rept.,

Corporate Author : ARIZONA STATE UNIV TEMPE CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES

Personal Author(s) : Ohmart, Robert D. ; Anderson, Bertin W. ; Hunter, William C.

PDF Url : ADA323043

Report Date : SEP 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 316

Abstract : This profile report covers the lower Colorado River system from Davis Dam in southern Nevada to the border of Mexico. It is a synthesis of all existing information, to the extent possible, describing the ecology of the lower Colorado River and its adjacent riparian ecosystem. In a sense, it is a historical as well as an ecological document. The report is designed to provide the reader with easy access to information on a variety of subjects related to the hydrology and ecology of the river over time.

Descriptors :   *ECOLOGY, *COLORADO RIVER, SYNTHESIS, HYDROLOGY, PROFILES, ECOSYSTEMS, BANKS(WATERWAYS), SOUTH(DIRECTION), NATURAL HISTORY, NEVADA, MEXICO, DAMS.

Subject Categories : Ecology
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE