Environmental data regarding the port of Savannah, Georgia and the operation of nuclear powered ships are evaluated. N.S. Savannah operations are reviewed along with a general site description, including: physical description, geology, seismology, tidal hydraulics and dispersion, climatology, population, water supply, industrial characteristics, agriculture, marine foods, and pre-operational survey. Consequences of credible accidents are considered. Proposed N.S. Savannah exposure criteria under emergency conditions are also included in an appendix.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • This document is available for review at the Department of Commerce Library, Main Commerce Building, Washington, D.C., under reference number MA-SR-7.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Maritime Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  United States  20590

    Atomic Energy Commission

    Washington, DC  United States  20235
  • Publication Date: 1962-5

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 51 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00026564
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Maritime Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: MA-SR-7
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jun 15 1973 12:00AM