Accession Number : ADA292667

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Documentation of the EFQUAL Module for ADDAMS: Comparison of Predicted Effluent Water Quality with Standards.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s) : Palermo, Michael R. ; Schroeder, Paul R.

PDF Url : ADA292667

Report Date : NOV 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This technical note describes a technique for comparison of the predicted quality of effluent discharged from confined dredged material disposal areas with applicable water quality standards. This note also serves as documentation of a computer program called EFQUAL written for that purpose as part of the Automated Dredging and Disposal Alternatives Management System (ADDAMS). (AN)

Descriptors :   *WASTE DISPOSAL, *WATER QUALITY, *DREDGED MATERIALS, COMPUTER PROGRAM DOCUMENTATION, COMPUTATIONS, AUTOMATION, PREDICTIONS, CHEMICAL CONTAMINATION, COMPARISON, INPUT OUTPUT PROCESSING, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, WATER POLLUTION, STANDARDS, INTERACTIVE GRAPHICS, WASTE MANAGEMENT, EFFLUENTS, DREDGING, CONCENTRATION(CHEMISTRY), WATER ANALYSIS.

Subject Categories : Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
      Water Pollution and Control
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE