Accession Number : ADA308296

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Natural Processes for Contaminant Treatment and Control at Dredged Material Confined Disposal Facilities.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Myers, Tommy E.

PDF Url : ADA308296

Report Date : MAR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : This note examines the potential for natural processes to treat contaminants and maximize contaminant containment at dredged material confined disposal facilities (CDFs). This note examines the potential for natural processes to treat contaminants and maximize contaminant containment at dredged material confined disposal facilities (CDFs). This note examines the potential for natural processes to treat contaminants and maximize contaminant containment at dredged material confined disposal facilities (CDFs).

Descriptors :   *WASTE DISPOSAL, *CONTAMINATION, *DISPOSAL, *DREDGED MATERIALS, *CHANNELS(WATERWAYS), MARINE CORPS, PHOTOLYSIS, CONTAINMENT(GENERAL), ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, CONTAMINANTS, CONFINEMENT(GENERAL), WASTE MANAGEMENT, BIODEGRADATION, HYDROLYSIS, DREDGING, LEACHING, MICROBIOLOGY, MICROORGANISMS, HYDRAULIC CONDUCTIVITY.

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Water Pollution and Control
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE