Waterway Transportation and the Environmental Management Program in the Upper Mississippi River System. 尹耀 (Yin Yao) Director of International Strategies, The Nature Conservancy Great Rivers Partnership; and
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Waterway Transportation and the Environmental Management Program in the Upper Mississippi River System
尹耀 (Yin Yao)
Director of International Strategies, The Nature Conservancy Great Rivers Partnership;
Ecologist, United States Geological Survey Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center.
2630 Fanta Reed Road, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54603, USA.
“… the intent of Congress to recognize that system as a nationally significant ecosystem and a nationally significant commercial navigation system. … shall be administered and regulated in recognition of its several purposes.”
Citation: Water Resources Development Act of 1986, Section 1103(a)(2).
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LONG TERM RESOURCE MONITORING
ELEMENTS OF THE UMRS
ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
ECONOMIC IMPACTS OF RECREATION
AND NAVIGATION MONITORING
( > 1%)
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