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Main Title Draft national guidance : best management practices for preparing vessels intended to create artificial reefs /
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 2004
Report Number EPA 842-D-04-002
OCLC Number 60846419
Subjects Artificial reefs--United States ; Ships--Scrapping--United States
Internet Access
Description Access URL
https://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyPDF.cgi?Dockey=901V1500.PDF
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 842-D-04-002 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/30/2010
Collation 38 p. ; 28 cm.
Notes
"June 24, 2004" "U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Oceans and Coastal Protection Division within the Office of Water developed this document with direct support from the Department of Transpertation's Maritime Administration"--p.2. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Siting of artificial reefs -- Guidance for preparing vessels to create artificial reef habitat -- Oil and fuel -- Asbestos -- Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) -- Paint -- SolidsDebris/Floatables -- Other materials of environmental concern --Considerations for in-water uses of obsolete vessels -- Diving opportunities -- Breakwaters/barriers -- Summary of narrative clean-up goals for materials of concern -- National Defense Autorization Act, Fiscal Year 2003, Section 3504 -- Some legal authorities that may apply to vessel to reef projects -- Information related to materials found on scuttled vessels that may have potentially hazardous effects on the marine environment -- Developing workplans for vessel preparation prior to reefing -- General principles for a vessel clean-up operation -- Suggested cleaning methods for oil and fuel.