Accession Number : ADA292860

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging: Dredged Material Containment Area Management Practices for Increasing Storage Capacity.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

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

Personal Author(s) : Poindexter-Rollings, Marian E.

PDF Url : ADA292860

Report Date : JUL 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The purpose of this technical note describes techniques for managing confined dredged material disposal areas to maximize storage capacity. Management of these disposal facilities is recommended to extend their useful life and, thus, minimize the requirement for additional disposal facilities. -BKA

Descriptors :   *SEDIMENT TRANSPORT, *WASTE DISPOSAL, *WASTE MANAGEMENT, *WATER QUALITY, *SOIL CLASSIFICATION, *DREDGED MATERIALS, *DREDGING, CHEMICAL CONTAMINATION, CAPACITY(QUANTITY), MOISTURE CONTENT, CONTAINMENT(GENERAL), TRENCHES, WATER POLLUTION, DRAINAGE, STORAGE, EFFLUENTS, SITE INVESTIGATIONS, LAND USE, DESICCANTS.

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering
      Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE