Accession Number : ADA292910

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Corps of Engineers Initiative to Develop Long-Term Management Strategies for Navigation Dredging Projects: Overview and Framework.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

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

Personal Author(s) : Francingues, Norman R., Jr. ; Mathis, David B.

PDF Url : ADA292910

Report Date : JAN 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : This note describes a major US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) policy initiative to define an appropriate and effective framework for developing and implementing the concept of a Long-Term Management Strategy (LTMS) within the national navigation dredging program. It presents a five-phase conceptual approach or framework for developing an LTMS with emphasis on lessons learned and a summary of selected field experiences. (MM)

Descriptors :   *WASTE DISPOSAL, *DREDGED MATERIALS, *DREDGING, LESSONS LEARNED, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, NAVIGATION.

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Solid Wastes Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE