Horticulture Research Station

Pond Construction at the Horticulture Station

Author: Joseph E. Morris (Iowa State University)

  • Pond Construction at the Horticulture Station

    Horticulture Research Station

    Pond Construction at the Horticulture Station

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Abstract

Work began on the research ponds at the Horticulture Station in the second week of October (2003) and was completed in May 2004. The project consisted of constructing 6, 0.2 acre research ponds, an access road, wetland, well, and a staging area. The Iowa State University Aquatic Research Facility has a total of 1.2 surface acres of water. The total project area covers 3.58 acres; approximately 20,000 cubic yards of dirt will be moved and reshaped for pond construction.

Keywords: Natural Resource Ecology and Management

How to Cite:

Morris, J. E., (2004) “Pond Construction at the Horticulture Station”, Iowa State University Research and Demonstration Farms Progress Reports 2003(1).

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Published on
01 Jan 2004
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