A conceptual framework for assessing dredging/disposal options in Chesapeake Bay
Marine Sciences Research Center
Pritchard, Donald W.
Weyl, Peter K.
Wise, William, (W. M.)
Schubel, J. R.
Carter, Harry H.
Marine Sciences Research Center, Stony Brook University
Marine Sciences. , Atmospheric Sciences. , State of Maryland Department of Natural Resources. , Rockefeller Foundation. , National Sea Grant Program -- New York Sea Grant Institute. , Environmental Protection Agency's Chesapeake Bay Program.
from the introduction and conclusions and recommendations, "Throughout the entire United States more than 400 million cubic yards . . .of material are dredged annually by the U.S . Army Corps of Engineers. . .The greatest needs are to remove dredging and dredged material disposal from a crises mode of management where special interests appear to dictate decisions. . ."
12 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Bibliography.