Lower Mississippi Region (HUC 08)

Summary of NSD Findings – Region 8 Lower Mississippi

Total Potential in Undeveloped Stream-reaches Potential Capacity (MW) Potential Annual Generation (MWh) Capacity Factor
Larger Stream-reaches (>1MW per reach) 1,741 10,395,000 68%
Smaller Stream-reaches (<1MW per reach) 331 1,679,000 58%



Figure 2. Proportions of NSD potential spatially overlapping various types of environmental concerns.


Figure 1. Total estimated NSD potential aggregated to subbasins (HUC 8).

*Please refer to the NSD Initial Report on Methodology for further information regarding Figures 1 and 2.