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Hydrology Ecology And Fishes Of The Klamath River Basin

Hydrology  Ecology  and Fishes of the Klamath River Basin PDF
Author: National Research Council
Publisher: National Academies Press
Release: 2008-04-11
ISBN: 030911506X
Size: 59.30 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Technology & Engineering
Languages : en
Pages : 272
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Hydrology Ecology And Fishes Of The Klamath River Basin

by National Research Council, Hydrology Ecology And Fishes Of The Klamath River Basin Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Hydrology Ecology And Fishes Of The Klamath River Basin books, The Klamath River basin, which spans parts of southern Oregon and northern California, has been the focus of a prominent conflict over competing uses for water. Management actions to protect threatened and endangered fish species in the basin have left less water available for irrigation in dry years and heightened tensions among farmers and other stakeholders including commercial fishermen, Native Americans, conservationists, hunters, anglers, and hydropower producers. This National Research Council book assesses two recent studies that evaluate various aspects of flows in the Klamath basin: (1) the Instream Flow Phase II study (IFS), conducted by Utah State University, and (2) the Natural Flow of the Upper Klamath Basin study (NFS), conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (USBR). The book concludes that both studies offer important new information but do not provide enough information for detailed management of flows in the Klamath River, and it offers many suggestions for improving the studies. The report recommends that a comprehensive analysis of the many individual studies of the Klamath river basin be conducted so that a big picture perspective of the entire basin and research and management needs can emerge.



Wetland Creation And Restoration

Wetland Creation and Restoration PDF
Author: Jon A. Kusler
Publisher:
Release: 1989
ISBN:
Size: 33.34 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Restoration ecology
Languages : en
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Biological Report

Biological Report PDF
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Release: 1989
ISBN:
Size: 49.81 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Alternatives In Regulated River Management

Alternatives in Regulated River Management PDF
Author: James A. Gore
Publisher: CRC Press
Release: 2018-01-18
ISBN: 1351078046
Size: 17.20 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Science
Languages : en
Pages : 354
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Alternatives In Regulated River Management

by James A. Gore, Alternatives In Regulated River Management Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Alternatives In Regulated River Management books, Researchers and managers of regulated river systems will find this volume useful in acquiring information for deciding an integrated management plan for regulated river operations. Rather than the ecological theory of impacts of flow regulation, emphasis has been placed on methods to predict water quality and habitat alterations, as well as techniques to mitigate impacts from various operational scenarios. Although most chapters refer to impacts of riverine impoundments, these alternatives apply to any regulated situation in which changes in water quality or flow pattern occur. The predictive modeling techniques are explained primarily from a theoretical background. However, extensive bibliographies can guide the uninitiated to specific texts and software. Where controversial techniques have been presented, alternate methods are also described. Major topic areas include water quality problems, channel modification and management, ecological modeling and management, as well as a section on perspectives for ecological management and special problems in developing nations.