Accession Number : ADA292672

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Documentation of the SETTLE Module for ADDAMS: Design of Confined Disposal Facilities for Solids Retention and Initial Storage.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

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

Personal Author(s) : Hayes, Donald F. ; Schroeder, Paul R.

PDF Url : ADA292672

Report Date : DEC 1992

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : This technical note documents the SETTLE computer program which facilitates the design of a confined disposal facility (CDF) to retain solids, provide initial storage, and meet effluent discharge limitations for suspended solids during a dredged matenal disposal operation. Detailed information can be found in Engineer Manual 1110-2-5027, Confined Dredged Material Disposal. SETTLE is a part of the Automated Dredging and Disposal Alternatives Management System (ADDAMS). (AN)

Descriptors :   *WASTE DISPOSAL, *SOLID WASTES, *DREDGED MATERIALS, COMPUTER PROGRAM DOCUMENTATION, DATA PROCESSING, WATER FLOW, COMPUTATIONS, AUTOMATION, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, RETENTION(GENERAL), CONCENTRATION(COMPOSITION), CONFINEMENT(GENERAL), WASTE MANAGEMENT, STORAGE, EFFLUENTS, COMPUTER FILES, WATER QUALITY, DESIGN CRITERIA, DREDGING, SEDIMENTS, DISPERSIONS.

Subject Categories : Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE