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  Flows and Recreation: A Guide to Studies for River Professionals

by Doug Whittaker, Bo Shelby, and John Gangemi, for the Hydropower Reform Coalition and National Park Service – Hydropower Recreation Assistance, 2005 (Introduction only, 469 kb)

This guide is intended to facilitate decision-making to define flows for recreation on regulated rivers. It provides an updated framework and methodologies for assessing flows for recreational use.

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Introduction (27 MB)
Desk-Top Options (8 MB)
Limited Reconnaissance Options (28 MB)
Intensive Study Options - part 1 (17 MB)
Intensive Study Options - part 2 (30 MB)
Integration and Tradeoffs (14 MB)

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