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Hauth, L. D. 1974. Technique for estimating the magnitude and frequency of Missouri floods. U.S. Department of Interior, Geological Survey. Open-file Report. Rolla, Missouri. 20 pp.

MDC 1977. Fisheries resource inventory, District 1.

MDC 1997. Rare and endangered species checklist of Missouri.Missouri Department of Conservation, Jefferson City, Missouri. 33 pp.

MDNR 1989a. Manual 121: Design guidelines for animal waste management for concentrated animal feeding operations - second edition. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Water Pollution Control Program. Jefferson City, Missouri. 92 pp.

MDNR 1989b. Non-point source management plan. Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Division of Environmental Quality, Jefferson City, Missouri. 127 pp.

Oesch, R. D. 1984. Missouri naiades: a guide to mussels of Missouri. Missouri Department of Conservation, Jefferson City, Missouri. 271 pp.

Pflieger, W. L. 1971. A distributional study of Missouri fishes.Museum of Natural History, University of Kansas, Publication 20(3):225-570.

Skelton, J. 1970. Base flow recession characteristics and seasonal low-flow frequency characteristics for Missouri streams. Missouri Geological Survey and Water Resources Report 25. Rolla, Missouri. 43 pp.

USDA-NRCS 1997. Status of watershed planning activities. United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resource Conservation Service. Columbia, Missouri. 10 pp.

USDA-SCS 1993. Missouri watershed progress summary 1993. United States Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service. Columbia, Missouri. 68 pp.

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