Accession Number:

ADA291900

Title:

Environmental Effects of Dredging. Chronic Sublethal Sediment Bioassays for the Regulatory Evaluation of Marine and Estuarine Dredged Material: Proceedings of a Workshop.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

This note summarizes the proceedings of a workshop held April 3-5,1990, at the US Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS. The purpose of the workshop was to solicit input from technical experts regarding techniques for evaluating the chronic sublethal effects of sediments on aquatic biota. This input will be used to help direct subsequent research and development by the US Army Corps of Engineers. -BKA

Subject Categories:

  • Biological Oceanography
  • Solid Wastes and Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE