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Title: Dredging/dredged material management risk assessment
Authors: Moore, David W.
Bridges, Todd S.
Cura, Jerome J., 1949-
Menzie-Cura and Associates, Inc.
Keywords: Dredging--Risk assessment
Publisher: Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Dredging Operations and Environmental Research Program (U.S.)
Environmental Laboratory (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: ERDC TN-DOER ; R1
Description: Technical Note
Purpose: This technical note explains the use of risk assessment to facilitate dredged material management decision-making in navigable waterways by U.S. Army Corps of Engineer (USACE) project managers and field operations personnel. The document does not promote risk assessment as a tool for use in every dredged material management decision. It is likely to be most useful, and most used, in those cases that constitute the exception rather than the rule. The use of risk assessment is intended to supplement the analytical options currently available to dredged material managers by building on the existing technical framework (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA)/USACE 1992) and the existing tiered approaches (USEPA/USACE 1991, 1998).
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
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