Accession Number : ADA112871

Title :   Grays Harbor and Chehalis River Improvements to Navigation Environmental Studies. Sources of Sediment to Grays Harbor Estuary,

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS SEATTLE WA SEATTLE DISTRICT

Personal Author(s) : Kehoe,David M

PDF Url : ADA112871

Report Date : Jan 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : Seattle District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, is currently conducting studies to ascertain the environmental impacts of widening and deepening the navigation channel in Grays Harbor, Washington. This study is an examination of the origin and amount of sediments filling the navigation channels of Grays Harbor from the Chehalis River basin and the means by which this sediment discharge rate could be reduced. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Estuaries, *Sediments, Washington(State), Bays, Rivers, Watersheds, Soil erosion, Sediment transport, Sedimentation, Sources, Forestry

Subject Categories : Forestry
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE