Accession Number:

ADP005484

Title:

Long-Term Monitoring of CE Habitat Development on Dredged Material Sites, 1974-84.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

Over the past 11 years, seven dredged material sites located in US Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station WES. Wetland sites are located at Windmill Point in the James River, Virginia Buttermilk Sound in the Altamaha River, Georgia Drake Wilson Island in Apalachicola Bay, Florida Bolivar Peninsula in Galveston Bay, Texas Salt Pond 3 in south San Francisco Bay, California and Miller Sands Island in the Columbia River, Oregon. Upland sites are located at Nott Island in the Connecticut River, Connecticut Bolivar Peninsula and Miller Sands. In addition, four dredged material sites developed by Corps Districts are being monitored informally at other site visits. Southwest Pass at the mouth of the mouth of the Mississippi River, Louisiana New Orleans District, are wetland sites only Gaillard Island in lower Mobile Bay, Alabama Mobile District, and Pointe Mouillee in western Lake Erie, Michigan Detroit District, are both wetland sites.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE