Accession Number : ADA282790

Title :   Sediment Chemistry Profiles of Capped Dredged Sediment Deposits Taken 3 to 11 Years After Capping.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Report Date : MAY 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This technical note summarizes sediment chemistry profile results from coring studies of capped dredged sediment deposits. These studies document the long-term effectiveness of capping for isolating contaminated sediments from the aquatic environment and should serve to broaden the information base for making management decisions. (Author)

Descriptors :   *SEDIMENTATION, *DREDGING, *CAPPING, BATHYMETRY, SPATIAL DISTRIBUTION, WATER POLLUTION, SEDIMENTS, SITE INVESTIGATIONS, QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS, CHEMICAL CONTAMINATION.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Civil Engineering
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE