Water Transportation on Man-Made Lakes

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. M. I. Foster

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0818

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Foster, M. I. (1973) Water Transportation on Man-Made Lakes, 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/GM017p0818

Author Information

  1. Division of Navigation, Development and Regional Studies, Tennessee Valley Authority, Knoxville, Tennessee 37902

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:

  • Barge-carrying ships and mini-ships;
  • Lake Nasser;
  • Man-made lakes;
  • Recreational boating;
  • Tennessee River;
  • Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA);
  • U.S. Inland Waterway System;
  • Water transportation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Navigation on Lake Nasser

  • U.S. Inland Waterway System

  • Man-Made Lakes

  • Future Improvements

  • Tennessee River

  • Industrial Development

  • Traffic and Benefits

  • Recreational Boating

  • Barge-Carrying Ships and Mini-Ships