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Restoring the Willamette Basin

Jennifer Allen

Restoring the Willamette Basin

issues and challenges

by Jennifer Allen

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Published by Willamette Restoration Initiative in Salem, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Watershed management -- Oregon -- Willamette River Watershed,
  • Willamette River Watershed (Or.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Institute for the Northwest ; authors Jennifer Allen, Autumn Salamack, Peter Schoonmaker.
    ContributionsSalamack, Autumn., Schoonmaker, Peter K., Institute for the Northwest., Willamette Restoration Initiative (Or.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH76.5.O7 A44 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination82 p. :
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16321039M
    OCLC/WorldCa43100774

    Willamette Restoration Volunteers. likes 2 talking about this. WRV is an action group of The Albany Sustainability Coalition, focused on restoration in the City's parks and natural ers: Basin Contact Table 1- Basin coordinator contact information Basin Coordinator Telephone Email Andrea Matzke @ Background Information Both the Willamette/Lower Willamette and Columbia Slough TMDLs apply to the Lower Willamette Agricultural Water Quality Management Area. The Santiam River is a tributary of the Willamette River in northwestern Oregon and drains an area of 1, square miles. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) operates four dams in the basin, which are used primarily for flood control, hydropower production, recreation, and water-quality improvement. Army Corps of Engineers - Willamette Basin Current levels for dam-controlled lakes/streams in the Willamette basin. Army Corps of Engineers - Rogue Basin Current levels for dam-controlled lakes/streams in the Rogue basin. OSMB Reported Obstructions Alerts Posted river/water hazards. Maps. Oregon Boating Access Sites; McKenzie River Boat Ramps.

    What is involved in restoring a river? River Quality: Dynamics and Restoration answers this question through a series of articles and case studies written by some of the field's leading researchers and practitioners. The first part of the book covers the physical, chemical, and biological dynamics of a river : $


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