Accession Number : ADA995408


Title :   OPERATION CASTLE. Radiological Safety. Volume 1


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : JOINT TASK FORCE (SEVEN) WASHINGTON DC


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a995408.pdf


Report Date : 01 Sep 1985


Pagination or Media Count : 412


Abstract : This report is designed to cover the overall Operation Castle radiological safety matters from the viewpoint of those issues of direct concern to Headquarters, Joint Task Force Seven. It was written for the express purpose of assisting in the development of future radiological safety plans by presenting detailed discussion of the problems and solutions arising during Operation Castle. Included is a discussion of fallout forecasting techniques.


Descriptors :   *FALLOUT , *NUCLEAR EXPLOSION TESTING , *RADIOACTIVE CONTAMINATION , BIKINI ATOLL , CLOUDS , FORECASTING , INDIGENOUS POPULATION , LAGOONS(LANDFORMS) , MANAGEMENT , MARSHALL ISLANDS , RADIATION HAZARDS , RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS , REHABILITATION , SAFETY , TRACKING , WIND


Subject Categories : Radiobiology
      Radioactiv, Radioactive Wastes & Fission Prod


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE