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Missouri River flood plain study final report. by Missouri Basin States Association.

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Published by Missouri Basin States Association in [Omaha, Neb.?] .
Written in English



  • Missouri River Watershed.


  • Brabham, William C., d. 1980.,
  • Flood control -- Missouri River Watershed.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsTC425.M7 M47 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 140, 16, 13 p. :
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2820764M
LC Control Number83622952

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Get this from a library! Missouri River flood plain pilot study, St. Joseph, Missouri, to Kansas City, Missouri-Kansas.. [Missouri River Basin Commission.;]. regulation Missouri (in the non-submerged portions) has been greatly simplified (Figure ). Side channels and backwater areas have been greatly reduced, thereby eliminating important habitat for many species of fishes, birds, and game. The water, sediment, and nutrients previously spread across the floodplain by overbank flows and the. Missouri River flood plain legal and institutional framework study for Middle and Lower Missouri River Flood Plain Committee, Missouri River Basin Commission. Columbia, Mo.: The School, [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Missouri River Levels. Tributary Levels. Plains Snowpack. Mountain Snowpack. NOTE: Due to levee breaches and damage along the Missouri River, flood categories may not be representative until all levees have been repaired. A levee status map from the Army Corps of Engineers is available here. Missouri River Hydrographs.

A Flood Insurance Study (FIS) is a compilation and presentation of flood risk data for specific watercourses, lakes, and coastal flood hazard areas within a community. When a flood study is completed for the NFIP, the information and maps are assembled into an FIS. The FIS report contains detailed flood elevation data in flood profiles and data. Notice - The USGS Water Resources Mission Area's priority is to maintain the safety and well-being of our communities, including providing critical situational awareness in times of flooding in all 50 U.S. states and additional territories. Our hydrologic monitoring stations continue to send data in near real-time to NWISWeb, and we are continuing critical water monitoring activities to. • A flood plain is the area covered by a stream or river during the flood stage. Flood plains provide fertile ground for agriculture. Building housing and structure in the flood plain are prone to flooding and/or destruction. • Discharge is the amount of water that flows through the cross-section of a river in a given time. Joseph, in the eastern Kansas Reach to the Chariton River, and in the Missouri-Mississippi River Confluence Region. 6. Restoration of mesic prairie or slope forest alluvial fans/colluvial slopes on the edge of the LMR flood-plain. Potential natural vegetation maps in the Map Set Appendix provide guidance for which community type is.

Missouri River Planning describes the historic role of sediment in the Missouri River, evaluates current habitat restoration strategies, and discusses possible sediment management alternatives. The book finds that a better understanding of the processes of sediment transport, erosion, and deposition in the Missouri River will be useful in. ABOVE NORMAL flood risk exists across the eastern portion of the Missouri Basin for the Spring Season. Read More > River Forecast Center. NWS- Missouri Basin River Forecast Center. > Missouri Basin, Pleasant Hill. River Observations and Forecasts. River Observations. River Forecasts. Watches and Warnings. MBRFC Forecast Products. The Court found that changes made to river management and operations deprioritizing flood control in conjunction with the Missouri River Recovery Program (MRRP) beginning in changed the river and caused flooding in , , , , and This constituted a "taking" under the Fifth Amendment. The flood of April, , still stands as the flood-of-record for the Missouri at Omaha. On Ap the river's discharge was , cubic feetlsecond (,, gallons per minute) with a record stage of feet (flood stage at Omaha is 29 feet). The first flood warnings were issued on April 7 from Niobrara to Rulo, a sign.