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(2015-07-10)Suspended sediment concentrations in Illinois are a serious concern to the environment and navigability of Illinois rivers, the Mississippi River and the Gulf of Mexico. Therefore, understanding the amount of sediment in ...
Rejuvenation of the ditch - redefining the landscape of the Embarras River with integrated analytical & design approaches (2016-04-26)This thesis aims to redefine the traditional rural landscape of the upper section of the Embarras River (UER) in Champaign County, Illinois. To date, there are four issues existing in this landscape: flooding, impaired ...
RiverWeb (2006)RiverWeb is an education and outreach program started at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The mission of RiverWeb is to promote environmental education and historical and cultural awareness about rivers and ...
Spatial ecology of the smooth softshell turtle (Apalone mutica) in the Kaskaskia River of Illinois (2016-04-11)River ecosystems have suffered widespread anthropogenic degradation that threatens their functionality, putting specialized river turtles at risk of population declines. The conservation of such populations requires ...