Accession Number : ADA292962

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Long-Term Management Strategy (LTMS) National Forum: Corps of Engineers Summary and Findings.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

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

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

PDF Url : ADA292962

Report Date : DEC 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This Technical Note summarizes the National Forum on Implementation Strategies of Long-Term Management of Dredged Material held January 28-31, 1991, at Baltimore, MD. The findings of the Forum have been documented in a report to be published by the Environmental Effects of Dredging Programs (EEDP) in FY 92. The information gained from the Forum participants is also being incorporated into proposed policy and technical guidance to help direct, develop, and implement Long-Term Management Strategy (LTMS) studies and plans by the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). (MM)

Descriptors :   *WASTE DISPOSAL, *WASTE MANAGEMENT, *DREDGED MATERIALS, *DREDGING, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, NAVIGATION, CONTAMINANTS, SEDIMENTS.

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE