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.
Bokuniewicz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph)
MetadataShow full item record
SubjectDredging -- Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.).; Dredging -- Environmental aspects -- Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.).; Dredging spoil -- Long Island Sound (N.Y. and Conn.).; National Sea Grant Program -- New York Sea Grant Institute.
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 fill, construction aggregate, or other commercial purposes. Dredging is necessary to maintain the depth of many shipping channels and of the water adjacent to many docking facili ties , including t hose used to support recreational boating and commercial fishing. . ."
136 p. : ill, maps. ; 22 cm. Bibliography.
PublisherMarine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University; Stony Brook, NY
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Marine Sciences Research Center; Schubel, J. R. (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1982). . .In this report we discuss certain aspects of the connection, the "coupling," between Bight and Estuary and, based on this information, we assess the likely effects on the Bight of several proposed changes in Estuary ...
Marine Sciences Research Center; Swartz, Scott M.; Brinkhuis, Boudewijn H. (Boudewijn Harm) (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1978)from the abstract, "The purpose of this investigation was to determine the effects. . .of dredged holes in the seabed of the Lower Bay of New York Harbor on oxygen dynamics in the water column and surficial sediments. . ...
Marine Sciences Research Center; McCafferty, Stephen Shawn; Woodhead, P. M. J. (Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook UniversityStony Brook, NY, 1987)from the abstract, ". . .The data from the fishery analysis was used to develop criteria for identification within the Lower Bay Complex of areas which were of relatively low diversity and low use by the fish community. ...