Accession Number:

AD1037440

Title:

Introduction to Using Native Plant Community on Dredge Material Placement Areas

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

US Army Engineer Research and Development Center CEERD-IS-L Vicksburg United States

Report Date:

2017-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

This Engineering With Nature EWN Technical Note TN is the first in a series concerning the use of vegetation in Dredge Material Placement Areas DMPA, including Confined Disposal Facilities CDF, to achieve specific operational, engineering, and ecological benefits. Establishment of native plant communities within DMPA and CDF offers several advantages in terms of sustainability and cost.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Ecology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE