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  • The benthic fauna at four potential containment/wetlands stabilization areas in the New York Harbor region 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Cerrato, Robert Michael; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1986)
    from the introduction, ". . .In this report, comparative information is presented since managers ultimately needed to decide on which, if any, of these areas were suitable for the containment of dredged material. However, ...
  • Building the Turbidity Maximum in the Hudson River Estuary 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1996-05)
    from the introduction, ". . .In this paper, we will discuss the turbidity structures in the Hudson River estuary and propose a new mechanism for the genesis of turbidity maxima. It appears that one turbidity maximum in the ...
  • Calibration and CTD intercomparison for the Long Island Sound Study 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Muller, R.; Salerno, J.; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1989)
    from the introduction, "Beginning in April 1988, CTD cruises were conducted in western Long Island sound under the EPA National Estuary Program's Long Island Sound Study. An Applied Microsystem (AMS) CTD Model STD 12 was ...
  • Characteristics of the Ground-Water Seepage into Great South Bay 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph); Zeitlin, Michael J. (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1980-03)
    from the abstract, "The water quality and salinity in Great South Bay represent a balance between the amount of seawater that enters the bay through its inlets and the amount of freshwater that is supplied from Long Island. ...
  • The condition of New York's ocean shoreline, 1993 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1995)
    from the introduction, ". . .It is my intention to explore ways to classify the coast, using only aerial photographs, in a way that will facilitate comparisons of different sites along NY's ocean shoreline with regards to ...
  • Containment Islands in New York Harbor 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph); Cerrato, Robert Michael; Ellsworth, J. (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1989)
    From abstract: "The construction and use of containment islands is a technically feasible option for the disposal of dredged sediment. The ecological impacts due to the loss of sea floor under he island might be minimized ...
  • Containment islands in New York Harbor 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph); Cerrato, Robert Michael (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1985-12)
    from the abstract, "In this report we will present information which indicates that the construction of large or medium-sized containment islands in New York Harbor is within the present technical ability, that containment ...
  • Dissolved oxygen data in western Long Island Sound 1988-89 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Salerno, J.; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph); Muller, R. (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1989)
    from the introduction, "From April 1988 through September 1989, dissolved oxygen concentrations were measure for the purposes of defining areas of hypoxia and determining the length of time that these areas were hypoxic. ...
  • Effect of borrow pits on the abundance and distribution of fishes in the Lower Bay of New York Harbor 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Conover, David O.; Cerrato, Robert Michael; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1985-12)
    from the abstract, "A finfish survey was done on a monthly basis by trawling at three sites in the Lower Bay of New York Harbor. Two of these sites were within borrow pits that had been excavated in the bay floor by ...
  • Environmental conditions along the proposed offshore path of the Transco pipeline in the Lower Bay of New York Harbor 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1992)
    from the introduction, "A buried gas pipeline is proposed to run from the southern tip of Staten island westward across Raritan Bay thence across the Ambrose Channel to Kennedy International Airport. . .The purpose of this ...
  • Flow over a deep compartment in the Ambrose Channel 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1991)
    from the conclusion, "Streamlining the bathymetry in a deepened compartment of Ambrose Channel; can prevent separation of the flow and allow the tidal currents to remain sufficiently high to prevent the formation of mud ...
  • Long-term beach response at Ocean Beach, Fire Island, New York, October 1981 through January 1986 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Zimmerman, Mindy Sue; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1986)
    from the conclusions, "Over the past 4.3 years more than 800 profiles have been made at stations along the beach in the Village of Ocean Beach, Fire Island, New Yorh. From the analysis of these data our principal conclusions ...
  • The New York Bight geographic information system : development, results, and future efforts 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph); Goldsmith, Victor; Clarke, Keith; Hansen, William (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1991)
    from the introduction, "This report describes the first application of a geographic information system (GIS) to aid in the selection of ocean disposal sites for dredged sediment, specifically alternate and the placcment ...
  • Predicted changes in tidal circulation in the lower bay of New York Harbor resulting from deepening a section of Ambrose Channel 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Vieira, Mário E. C.; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1990-03)
    from the abstract, "The possible consequences of deepening to 70 feet a section of the Ambrose Channel which gives access to the Lower Bay of New York Harbor were assessed."
  • Questions about dredging and dredged material disposal in Long Island Sound / edited by J. R. Schubel, W. M. Wise, J. Schoof ; prepared by H. J. Bokuniewicz ... [et al.]. 

    Schubel, J. R.; Wise, W. M.; Schoof, J.; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1979)
    from introduction, ". . .Dredging is the removal of submerged materials by hydraulic or mechanical means. Dredging is most commonly used to create or maintain waterways or to gather materials (often sand and gravel) for ...
  • Sand transport at the East Hampton groins 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Leatherman, S.; Bruno, Michael S.; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1991)
    from the introduction, "As a supplement to the analysis of historical records of shoreline position at East Hampton, and with the aim of systematically assessing the impact of the coastal structures in the area, a computer ...
  • Seasonal beach response at East Hampton, N.Y. 

    Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1980)
    from the introduction, "The East Hampton Beach is in what is known as the headland section of the shore, and there are severe erosional problems in many areas of the headland section, as there are in other coastal areas ...
  • Sedimentation of fine-grained particles in Long Island Sound : a review of evidence prior to 1987 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1988)
    from the abstract, "A review of evidence, collected prior to 1987, reveals that the fine-grained sedimentary system of Long Island Sound has the following characteristics. . .Although the Sound effectively retains the ...
  • A spatial and seasonal study of the benthic fauna of the Lower Bay of New York Harbor 

    Marine Sciences Research Center; Cerrato, Robert Michael; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph); Wiggins, Mark H. (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1989)
    from the introduction, ". . .In carrying out this empirical analysis, we felt that further progress toward identifying a site for a containment island was limited in part by inadequacies in the benthic data base available ...
  • Studies in the Lower Bay of New York Harbor associated with the burial of dredged sediment in subaqueous borrow pits 

    Hirschberg, David Jacob; Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph); Cerrato, Robert Michael (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1986)
    from the abstract, "Subaqueous burial is a viable disposal alternative for isolating and containing dredged sediment. Although no large scale project of this type has been done, studies in New York Harbor and elsewhere ...