Accession Number:

ADA609612

Title:

USACE Regional Sediment Management and Engineering with Nature 2013 Workshop Summary

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS VICKSBURG MS ENGINEER RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Report Date:

2014-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

PURPOSE This document summarizes the major activities and findings of a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers USACE workshop entitled Regional Sediment Management RSM and Engineering With Nature EWN. The workshop was held August 20-22, 2013, at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center ERDC in Vicksburg, Mississippi. Sponsored by the RSM and the Dredging Operations Environmental Research programs, the overall goals of the workshop were to 1 identify RSM and EWN opportunities within the USACE missions 2 introduce seven new EWN action projects 3 provide RSM program updates and conduct the annual RSM In-Progress Review of district initiatives for fiscal year 2013 4 share successes and lessons learned across the RSM and EWN communities 5 establish future RSM and EWN directions and collaborations with districts.

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE