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SUBCOMMITTEE ON WATER RESOURCES

RAY ROBERTS, Texas, Chairman HAROLD T. JOHNSON, Callfornia

DON H. CLAUSEN, California JIM WRIGHT, Texas

JAMES R. GROVER, JR., New York KENNETH J. GRAY, Illinois

GENE SNYDER, Kentucky W. J. BRYAN DORN, South Carolina

ROGER H. ZION, Indiana DAVID N. HENDERSON, North Carolina JOHN PAUL HAMMERSCHMIDT, Arkansas JAMES J. HOWARD, New Jersey

LAMAR BAKER, Tennessee GLENN M, ANDERSON, California

E. G. SHUSTER, Pennsylvania ROBERT A. ROE, New Jersey

L. A. 'SKIP' BAFALIS, Florida MIKE MCCORMACK, Washington

JAMES D. ABDNOR, South Dakota JAMES V. STANTON, Ohio

ROBERT P. HANRAHAN, Illinois
BELLA S. ABZUG, New York

GENE TAYLOR, Missouri
JOHN B. BREAUX, Louisiana
GERRY E. STUDDS, Massachusetts
BO GINN, Georgia

MARIE M. LYNCH, Clerk

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H.R. 4904: Authorizing the construction, repair, and preservation of

certain public works on rivers and harbors for navigation,

flood control, and for other purposes (Text) --

Testimony:

Amundsen, Paul A., executive director; accompanied by F. A.

Mulhern, chairman, Law & Legislation Committee, American

Association of Port Authorities..

Blackwelder, Brent, Environmental Policy Center, accompanied

by Tom Barlow, Environmental Action; Oliver Houck, National

Wildlife Federation; Leo Eisel, American Rivers Conservation

Counsel; and Carol Grossman, National Audubon Society;

Members of the National Environmental Panel.---

Johnson, Hon. Harold T., a Representative in Congress from the

State of California..

Morris, Eugene J., chairman, Committee on Federal Navigation

Servitude, accompanied by John Tracey, American Bar

Association.

Morris, Maj. Gen. J. W., Director of Civil Works, office of the

Chief of Engineers, Department of the Army; accompanied by

Ron Allen and Alex Shwaiko.--

Material received for the record:
Barlow, Tom, Environmental Action, Washington, D.C.:

Letter re water pollution and flooding in the context of

public works projects and regulatory policies.--

Statement with attachments..
Blackwelder, Brent, Washington representative, Environmenta
Policy Center:
Indiana Conservation Council, statement re Fall Creek

Basin (Highland Lake and Dam), Ind.
Oregon Environmental Council and Northwest Steelheaders

Council of Trout Unlimited, statements re Days Creek

Lake, South Umpqua River, Oreg.-
Statement supplementing testimony --
Suttkus, Prof. Royal, Tulane University, statement re

Edinburg Dam in the Pearl River Basin-
Statement re study of navigation servitude-
Denholm, Hon. Frank E., a Representative in Congress from the

State of South Dakota, letter..
Ehrlich, Miles, Belmont, N. Y., letter-
Houck, Oliver A., counsel, National Wildlife Federation, letter

supplementing testimony..
Kelly, Brig. Gen. James L., Deputy Director of Civil Works, an

opinion of the General Counsel of the Chief of Engineers as to
the capabilities of non-Federal sponsors to comply with the
requirements of section 221 of the Flood Control Act of 1970
(Public Law 91-611) with respect to the water resources devel-

opment projects presently proposed for authorization.--
Krause, Keith S., executive director, Kansas Water Resources

Board, statement.
Morris, Eugene J., American Bar Association, statement supple-

menting testimony..
Phillips, Robert V., general manager and chief engineer, depart-
ment of water and power, city of Los Angeles, statement.---

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ARKANSAS RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES-ABOVE JOHN MARTIN

DAM, COLO.

Testimony:

Kelly, Brig. Gen. James L., Deputy Director of Civil Works,

Office of the Chief of Engineers; accompanied by Irwin Reisler,

Chief, Planning Division, Civil Works, Office of the Chief of

Engineers; Lt. Col. Paul C. Driscoll, Assistant Director of

Civil Works, Pacific Divisions; and Lt. Col. James M. Miller,

Assistant Director of Civil Works, Plains Divisions.

BASIN MONETARY AUTHORIZATION

Testimony:

Kelly, Brig. Gen. James L., Deputy Director of Civil Works,

Office of the Chief of Engineers, Corps of Engineers; accom-

panied by Langdon H. Raines, Assistant Chief, Programs

Division, Civil Works; and Irwin Reisler, Chief, Planning

Division, Civil Works, Office of the Chief of Engineers

Material received for the record:

Basin or project plan:

Alabama-Coosa River Basin.

Arkansas River Basin...

Brazos River Basin..

Central and southern Florida.

Columbia River Basin...

Mississippi River and tributaries.

Missouri River Basin.--

North Branch Susquehanna River Basin..

Ohio River Basin.

Ouachita River Basin.

Red River Waterway project.

Sacramento River Basin.

San Joaquin River Basin.

South Platte River Basin.

Upper Mississippi River Basin.

White River Basin.-

BIG SOUTH FORK OF THE CUMBERLAND RIVER IN KENTUCKY

AND TENNESSEE THE BIG SOUTH FORK NATIONAL RIVER
AND RECREATIONAL AREA
Material received for the record:

Bennett, H. D., executive vice president, Appalachian Hardwood

Manufacturers, Inc., letter and statement-
Bowen, J. H., M.D., Maryville, Tenn., statement.
Kollstedt, Bernie, president, Cumberland Chapter, Columbia,

Tenn., Trout Unlimited, letter and statement.-
Krietner, Dr. E. P., statement.
Moore, J. E., manager, forestry programs, American Pulpwood

Association, statement-

BUENA VISTA (JAMES RIVER BASIN), VA.

Testimony:

Butler, Hon. M. Caldwell, a Representative in Congress from the

State of Virginia; accompanied by Hon. Shuler A. Kizer, mayor

of Buena Vista, Va.; and W. P. Ramsey, former mayor of Buena

Vista, Va..

Kelly, Brig. Gen. James L., Deputy Director of Civil Works,

Office of the Chief of Engineers, accompanied by Irwin Reisler,
Chief, Planning Division, Civil Works, Office of the Chief of
Engineers; and Col. Frederick F. Irving, Assistant Director of

Civil Works, Atlantic Divisions-

Material received for the record:

Butler, Hon. M. Caldwell, a Representative in Congress from the

State of Virginia, statement-

Kizer, Hon. Shuler A., mayor of Buena Vista, Va., statement.

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BUFFALO RIVER BASIN, N.Y., SANDRIDGE DAM AND RESERVOIR,
ELLICOTT CREEK, N.Y.
Testimony:

Kemp, Hon. Jack F., a Representative in Congress from the

State of New York.. Material received for the record:

Chicago Tribune article of October 13, 1970, entitled “The Buffalo

River: Swamp in Slow Motion".
“River on the Mend”—a paper by Dr. Robert A. Sweeny,

director, Great Lakes Laboratory, State University College

at Buffalo..
Cost estimate-advanced engineering and design work at lower

end of Ellicott Creek.. CACHE RIVER BASIN, ARK. Testimony:

Alexander; Hon. Bill, a Representative in Congress from the State

of Arkansas; accompanied by J. G. Denton, Jr., H. B. Pearle,

and Hon. Emmitt Conley ---
Hancock, Dr. Rex, president, Citizens Committee To Save the

Cache, Cache River Basin, Ark.-
Morris, Maj. Gen. John W., Director of Civil Works, Office of the

Chief of Engineers; accompanied by Brig. Gen. James L. Kelly,
Deputy Director of Civil Works; Irwin Reisler, Chief, Planning
Divisions; Col. Raymond J. Eineigl, Assistant Director of
Civil Works, Central Divisions; and Lt. Col. Charles E. Edgar,
Assistant Director of Civil Works, Lower Mississippi Valley

Divisions....
Material received for the record:

Hancock, Dr. Rex, president, Citizens Committee To Save the

Cache, documents and resolutions.

Ross, Walter W., III, Kansas City, Mo., letter...
CHARLES RIVER, MASS.
Testimony:

Burke, Hon. James A., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Massachusetts, statement.-
Drinan, Hon. Robert F., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Massachusetts, statement.-
Kelly, Brig. Gen. James L., Deputy Director of Civil Works,

Office of the Chief of Engineers; accompanied by Irwin Reisler,
Chief, Planning Division, Civil Works, Office of the Chief of
Engineers; and Col. Frederick F. Irving, Assistant Director

of Civil Works, Atlantic Divisions... Material received for the record:

Goodhue, Lydia R., resource chairman, Charles River Valley

group of the League of Women Voters, statement.. CHATFIELD DAM, SOUTH PLATTE RIVER, COLO. Testimony:

Steiger, Hon. William A., a Representative in Congress from the

State of Wisconsin...
Material received for the record:

Zuern, Frank A., Oshkosh, Wis., statement.--
CHILLICOTHE, OHIO FLOOD PROTECTION
Testimony:

Houser, William E., the Chillicothe, Ohio, project.--
CLINCHFIELD RESERVOIR, N.C.
Material received for the record:

Henderson, Hon. David N., a Representative in Congress from

the State of North Carolina, letter presenting correspondence
from Robert Z. Falls, 40th District Representative, North

Carolina General Assembly--
CORPUS CHRISTI TEX., SHIP CHANNEL:
Testimony:

Young, Hon. John, a Representative in Congress from the State

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