Accession Number : ADA292965

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Risk Assessment: An Overview of the Process.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Dillon, Tom M. ; Engler, Robert M.

PDF Url : ADA292965

Report Date : DEC 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This technical note provides a nontechnical overview of the risk assessment process. A companion technical note regarding risk assessment terminology will be published in the near future. (MM)

Descriptors :   *ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, *DREDGED MATERIALS, *DREDGING, *SHORE PROTECTION, RISK, TOXIC HAZARDS, HEALTH, NAVIGATION, CARCINOGENS, POLLUTION ABATEMENT, WETLANDS, BEACH EROSION.

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE