Accession Number : ADA308227

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Vertical Strip Drains to Increase Storage Capacity of Confined Dredged Material Disposal Facilities.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

PDF Url : ADA308227

Report Date : MAR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This technical note describes the use of vertical strip drains for improved management of confined dredged material disposal areas.

Descriptors :   *DREDGING, *SOIL SETTLEMENT, SOIL MECHANICS, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, SLURRIES, DRAINAGE, WASTE DISPOSAL, STORAGE, SOIL CLASSIFICATION, DREDGED MATERIALS, PORE PRESSURE, SEDIMENTATION.

Subject Categories : Soil Mechanics
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE