Accession Number : ADP003062

Title :   A Gravel Bar Habitat for Mussels on the Tombigbee River Near Columbus, Mississippi,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Miller,A. C.

Report Date : OCT 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : This report presents a proposed design for a gravel habitat consisting of a series of bars and pools to be developed below Columbus Lake at Columbus, Mississippi. The plan includes information on location, recommended substrate types, areal extent, water depths, and velocities for the gravel bar habitat, as well as the types of organisms likely to colonize the habitat.

Descriptors :   *Ecosystems, *Aquatic biology, *Mussels, Gravel, Position(Location), Substrates, Depth, Tombigbee River, Velocity, Fishes, Aquatic insects, Invertebrates, Colonies(Biology), Mississippi, Workshops

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE