ENVIRONMENTAL AND ECOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF DREDGING (CITATIONS FROM THE ENGINEERING INDEX DATA BASE)
Worldwide research on dredging related to marine biology, nutrient composition, sedimentation, and water pollution is cited. Studies include dredging of harbors, estuaries, waterways, and for mineral recovery. The disposal of dredge spoil in containment areas, landfills, or oceans is included. Dredge spoil reuse in land reclamation is discussed. (Contains 138 abstracts)
- See also NTIS/PS-77/1154, and NTIS/PS-77/1155.
Alexandria, VA USA 22312
- Smith, M F
- Publication Date: 1977-12
- Pagination: 145 p.
- TRT Terms: Abstracts; Bibliographies; Containing equipment; Dredging; Ecology; Environmental impacts; Estuaries; Harbors; Land reclamation; Landfills; Marine biology; Minerals; Sedimentation; Sediments; Solid waste disposal; Turbidity; Waste disposal; Water pollution; Water quality; Waterways
- Uncontrolled Terms: Containment
- Old TRIS Terms: Waterways (Transportation); Waterways (Watercourses)
- Subject Areas: Construction; Environment; Highways; Marine Transportation; Terminals and Facilities;
- Accession Number: 00174563
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: Bibliog.
- Files: TRIS
- Created Date: Mar 14 1978 12:00AM