Evaluating the Effects of Discharge Rates, Water Levels, and Peaking on Fish Populations in Missouri River Main Stem Impoundments

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. Norman G. Benson

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0683

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Benson, N. G. (1973) Evaluating the Effects of Discharge Rates, Water Levels, and Peaking on Fish Populations in Missouri River Main Stem Impoundments, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0683

Author Information

  1. North Central Reservoir Investigations U.S. Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlifeyankton, South Dakota 57078

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Discharge rates;
  • Fish species;
  • Missouri River main stem system;
  • Water level fluctuations;
  • Water management programs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Water Level Fluctuations

  • Discharge Rates

  • Modeling the Biota of a Reservoir