Accession Number : ADA314588

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging Technical Notes. Proposed New Guidance for Interpreting the Consequences of Bioaccumulation from Dredged Material.

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

PDF Url : ADA314588

Report Date : AUG 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This note describes, for consideration, modifications to current guidance for evaluating and interpreting bioaccumulation data collected during regulatory evaluations of dredged material.

Descriptors :   *CONTAMINANTS, *DREDGED MATERIALS, *SEDIMENTS, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, GUIDANCE, DISPOSAL, AQUATIC ORGANISMS, DREDGING, GROWTH(PHYSIOLOGY).

Subject Categories : Biology
      Safety Engineering
      Solid Wastes Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE