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Lakes and Rivers

Missouri River Bed Degradation Reconnaissance Study

This report by the Kansas City branch of the Army Corps of Engineers discusses potential solutions to water resource problems as a result of bed degradation within the lower 498 miles of the Missouri River, part of which runs through the Kansas City Area.

Kansas City District: District Lakes

The Kansas City district of the Army Corps of Engineers hosts this website linking to information about different area lakes. To view more information about each lake either click on the name of the lake on the map or click on the name of the lake on the left-hand navigation menu. Each lake’s page has information about water quality and environmental and wildlife programs at the lake in addition to recreational activities offered.

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