Browse Miscellaneous Publications - Illinois State Water Survey by Author "Adams, J. Rodger"

  • Adams, J. Rodger (Illinois State Water Survey, 1982)
    Quincy Bay is a complex backwater along the Mississippi River adjacent to the City of Quincy, Illinois. Hunting, fishing, and boating are common in the bay. Sediment accumulation in Quincy Bay has been a concern for many ...

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  • Bhowmik, Nani G.; Adams, J. Rodger (Illinois State Water Survey, 1986)
    Streams and rivers are dynamic systems in which erosion and sedimentation take place on a continuous basis. When the inflow of sediment exceeds the normal carrying capacity of the river, sedimentation will occur. The ...

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  • Bhowmik, Nani G.; Adams, J. Rodger (Illinois State Water Survey, 1985)
    Erosion and sedimentation processes have been occurring since prehistoric times. Indeed, these natural processes have resulted in topographic features such as peneplains, rearrangement of glacial materials, and the sinuous ...

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