Accession Number : ADA293005

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Literature Review for Residue-Effects Relationships With Hydrocarbon Contaminants in Marine Organisms.

Descriptive Note : Technical note.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

PDF Url : ADA293005

Report Date : DEC 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The purpose of this literature review was to identify potential residue-effects relationships involving hydrocarbon contaminants which are described in the scientific literature. That information will be used to develop guidance for interpreting the results of bioaccumulation experiments conducted in the regulatory evaluation of dredged material.

Descriptors :   *AQUATIC ORGANISMS, *DREDGING, *RESIDUES, LITERATURE SURVEYS, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, HYDROCARBONS, CONTAMINANTS, DREDGED MATERIALS, SCIENTIFIC LITERATURE.

Subject Categories : Biology
      Civil Engineering
      Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE