Discussed in the 263-page proceedings are: Stabilization of coastal subaerial dredged materials; development of biological habitats; reduction of turbidity; research to dewater dredged material; and primary consolidation and compressibility of dredgings. Also, environmental aspects of dredging; mining phosphates by dredge; availability of sediment-adsorbed heavy metals to benthic deposit-feeding organisms; future of the dredging market; cost-effectiveness analysis of solids-liquid separation alternatives in disposal operations; stabilization of polluted dredgings by electro-osmosis; and Corbicula manilensis Phillipi in the Arkansas River. Participants are listed.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Co-sponsored by the Center for Dredging Studies and the Sea Grant College Program at Texas A&M University, the Ninth Dredging Seminar was held November 5, 1976, at Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas A&M University, College Station

    Sea Grant Program, Center for Marine Resources
    College Station, TX  United States  77843
  • Publication Date: 1977-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 263 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00168352
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Texas A&M University, College Station
  • Report/Paper Numbers: TAMU-SG-77-115 Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 12 1978 12:00AM