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The Limnological status of Lake Mead and Lake Mohave under present and future powerplant operations of Hoover Dam

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Title The Limnological status of Lake Mead and Lake Mohave under present and future powerplant operations of Hoover Dam
Creator Paulson, Larry J. Baker, John R. Deacon, James E. U.S. Water and Power Resources Service
Description The ever-increasing demand for energy in the southwest has led to a search for additional sources of power generation. Coal-fired powerplants currently provide most of the baseline energy in the southwest, but this must be supplemented with hydroelectric power during periods of peak demand. In order to provide additional peaking power, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation is considering a number of projects to modify existing hydroelectric facilities, or add new facilities in the Lake Mead...
Date 1980-01-01T08:00:00Z
Type text
Format application/pdf
Identifier http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/water_pubs/64 http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1069&context=water_pubs
Source Publications (WR)
Publisher Digital Scholarship@UNLV
Subject Ammonia Chlorophyll Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) Hoover Dam (Ariz. And Nev.) Hydrodynamics Lake Mead (Ariz. And Nev.) Nitrates Phosphates Phytoplankton Water temperature Zooplankton Environmental Chemistry Environmental Engineering Environmental Indicators and Impact Assessment Environmental Monitoring Fresh Water Studies Natural Resources and Conservation Water Resource Management

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