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Water impoundments for wildlife: a habitat management workshop.Author(s): M. Dean Knighton
Source: General Technical Report NC-100. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionDiscusses many aspects of managing wildlife water impoundments in the western Great Lakes region. Political and biological justification, where and how to build impoundments, water-level management options, vegetation, water quality, invertebrate populations, and research needs are all considered.
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CitationKnighton, M. Dean. 1985. Water impoundments for wildlife: a habitat management workshop. General Technical Report NC-100. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordswetland management, waterfowl, low-head dams, water-level control, forests, fish
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