Accession Number:

ADA314591

Title:

Environmental Effects of Dredging, Technical Notes.

Descriptive Note:

Technical notes.

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

Biomagnification of Contaminants in Aquatic Food Webs as a Result of Open-Water Disposal of Dredged Material Fate of Dredged Material During Open-Water Disposal Engineering Considerations for Capping Subaqueous Dredged Material Deposits-Background and Preliminary Planning Engineering Considerations for Capping Subaqueous Dredged Material Deposits-Design Concepts and Placement Techniques Monitoring Dredged Material Consolidation and Settlement at Aquatic Disposal Sites Computerized Database for Interpretation of the Relationship Between Contaminant Tissue Residues and Biological Effects in Aquatic Organisms Use of Daphnia Magna to Predict Consequences of Bioaccumulation Simplified Approach for Evaluating Bioavailability of Neutral Organic Chemicals in Sediment A Procedure for Determining Cap Thickness for Capping Subaqueous Dredged Material Deposits Acoustic Tools and Techniques for Physical Monitoring of Aquatic Dredged Material Disposal Sites Contaminant Modeling Use of Seabed Drifters for Locating and Monitoring Dredged Material Placement Sites.

Subject Categories:

  • Ecology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE