Accession Number : ADA018993

Title :   Dredged Material Research: Notes, News, Reviews, etc.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Report Date : NOV 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : Contents: Field investigations at the Ashtabula, Ohio, disposal site; Branford Harbor project cancelled; FWS scientist assigned to DMRP; DMRP research initiated-(A study of dredged material transport systems for inland disposal and/or productive uses concepts, Use of dredged material to reclaim strip-mined land, A feasibility study of dredged material use in conjunction with solid waste management, Flocculation as a means for water-quality improvement from disposal of dredged material in confined areas, Laboratory study related to predicting the turbidity-generation potential of sediments to be dredged); New literature.

Descriptors :   *Dredging, *Soils, *Waste disposal, *Land use, Water pollution, Experimental design, Ecology, Solid wastes, Reclamation, Mines(Excavations), Contamination, Turbidity, Sediments, Marine biology

Subject Categories : Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE