Accession Number:

ADA285767

Title:

Monitoring of Waves and Currents Near the Alabama Dredged Material Mounds

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Report Date:

1994-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

89.0

Abstract:

Wave, tide, and current data were collected at sites around two underwater mounds constructed from dredged material. Data were collected in support of a study to document the response of the mounds and assess any potential beneficial effects. A real-time monitoring system was developed, built, and installed. System design and performance are described. Results are presented and discussed. Summaries of data collected are contained in appendices. Currents, Mounds, Disposal, Waves, Dredge

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE