Accession Number:

ADA263606

Title:

Managing Hazardous and Toxic Waste Information: GIS Application

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for 9-11 Aug 1989

Corporate Author:

ARMY TOXIC AND HAZARDOUS MATERIALS AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1989-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

171.0

Abstract:

United States Army Toxic and Hazardous Materials Agency USATHAMA, United States Army Construction Engineering Research Laboratory USACERL, and United States Army Waterways Experiment Station USAWES sponsored a symposium entitled Managing Hazardous and Toxic Waste Information Geographic Information Systems GIS Applications on August 9, 10, and 11 in Denver, Colorado. The purpose of that meeting was for sharing ideas, systems and process on the various GIS programs within the Corps of Engineers and the Army, with applications to the study and management of hazardous and toxic waste issues. The symposium provided a unique opportunity to develop synergy between the Corps of Engineers Laboratories, specifically in the area of GIS Research and Development and GIS implementation efforts.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE