Accession Number : ADA293022

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Implementation Approach for Thalweg Disposal of Dredged Material.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

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

Personal Author(s) : Olin, Trudy J. ; Miller, Andrew C. ; Palermo, Michael R.

PDF Url : ADA293022

Report Date : MAY 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : This technical note introduces the concept of thalweg disposal and associated considerations for implementation, including disposal site selection, environmental and regulatory considerations, and suitable dredging methods and equipment. Monitoring procedures are also outlined.

Descriptors :   *WASTE DISPOSAL, *WATER QUALITY, *DREDGED MATERIALS, MONITORING, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, SITE SELECTION, QUALITY ASSURANCE, RIVERS, DREDGING.

Subject Categories : Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE