Browse Prairie Research Institute by Subject "River sediments -- Illinois -- Illinois River Watershed -- Management"

  • Marlin, John C. (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    A barge load of sediment excavated by clamshell from Lower Peoria Lake was shipped to Chicago, Ill. It was loaded onto trucks with a large excavator and placed at a conservation area and the Paxton I landfill reclamation ...

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  • Slowikowski, James A.; Larson, Brad D.; Russell, Amy M. (Illinois State Water Survey, 2008-10)
    Over the past 20 years, a significant effort has been made to further the goal of restoring or naturalizing the Illinois River. Central to this effort has been the development of strategies designed to address the excessive ...

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  • Diaz, Dorivar Ruiz; Darmody, Robert G. (Champaign, IL : Waste Management and Research Center, 2004-06)
    Accumulation of sediment in the Illinois River has greatly degraded the ecosystem. A large dredging project has been proposed to improve wildlife habitat and recreation in the Peoria Lakes reach of the river. Disposal of ...

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