MARITIME ADMINISTRATION BULK CHEMICAL CARRIER CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM. FINAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT

This report covers a description of the bulk chemical carrier program; description of the maritime environment including ocean, coastal, inland waterways and wetlands; environmental impact of the bulk chemical carrier program; safety and control measures now required in construction and operation of these type vessels; alternatives to the bulk chemical carrier program; adverse environmental effects which cannot be avoided; relationship between local short term use of the environment and the maintenance and improvement of long term productivity and the irreversible and irretrievable commitment of resources.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Draft environmental impact statement also available, from NTIS: COM-74-10797/0, Repr. PC, $23.75, Microfiche, $1.45.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Maritime Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Publication Date: 1974-8

Media Info

  • Pagination: 292 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00057547
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 28 1974 12:00AM