Accession Number : ADA292108

Title :   Environmental Effects Evaluation for Thalweg Disposal of Dredged Material.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Olin, Trudy J. ; Miller, Andrew C. ; Palermo, Michael R.

PDF Url : ADA292108

Report Date : MAY 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This technical note describes the general concept of thalweg disposal and presents information on the potential environmental effects of thalweg disposal, including water quality, habitat alteration, and fate of sediments. This note also presents the results of studies done on the environmental consequences of thalweg disposal at four test sites on the upper Mississippi River. Pg1. JMD

Descriptors :   *DREDGED MATERIALS, TEST AND EVALUATION, ENVIRONMENTS, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, DISPOSAL, WATER QUALITY, HABITATS, SEDIMENTS, TEST FACILITIES.

Subject Categories : Solid Wastes Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE