Accession Number:

AD0757599

Title:

Disposal of Dredge Spoil: Problem Identification and Assessment and Research Program Development.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 71-30 Apr 72,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Report Date:

1972-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

148.0

Abstract:

The report presents an assessment of the dredge spoil disposal problem and outlines a research program designed to provide needed information concerning current and potential spoil disposal practices. The report format is intended to reflect the two basic objectives of the report. Section A is directed toward management level review and presents a pertinent background information concerning the dredge spoil disposal problem and the current study, b conclusions and recommendations resulting from the problem assessment phase of the study, and c an outline of the recommended research program. Section B provides an objective assessment of the nationwide problem in sufficient detail to permit meaningful technical review by other interested personnel within and outside the Corps. Section C has been included to show a total-problem organizational structure which is being used to guide the development of the detailed research plan.

Subject Categories:

  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE