Accession Number : ADA184924

Title :   Literature Review of Tidal Currents and Marine Sediment Studies in Regards to the Proposed Phase 2 Disposal Sites.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : EVANS-HAMILTON INC SEATTLE WA

Personal Author(s) : Sparks-McConkey, Pamela J ; Coomes, Carol A

PDF Url : ADA184924

Report Date : Dec 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 94

Abstract : This literature review entailed compiling numerous investigations of tidal currents and marine sediment which pertained specifically to the following areas: Rosario Strait, Strait of Juan de Fuca, Admiralty Inlet, and southern Puget Sound. This review will assist the PSDDA(Puget Sound Dredged Disposal Analysis) work group in selecting Phase II ZsFs(Zones of Siting feasibility) for further consideration.

Descriptors :   *TIDAL CURRENTS, *SEDIMENTS, GRAIN SIZE, LITERATURE SURVEYS, WASTE DISPOSAL, SITE SELECTION, DREDGED MATERIALS, JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT, PUGET SOUND, STRAITS, INLETS(WATERWAYS), SALTS, SILT, CLAY

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Solid Wastes Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE