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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Community Noise Assessment Manual: Acoustical Survey of a Community.
CORP Author Wyle Research, El Segundo, CA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Year Published 1981
Report Number EPA-68-01-4694;
Stock Number PB82-106196
Additional Subjects Noise pollution ; Community development ; Surveys ; Data acquisition ; Instructional materials ; Abatement ; Methodology ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB82-106196 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 319p
The report was prepared by EPA, Office of Noise Abatement and Control, in support of its function to provide technical assistance to communities. It is one of nine which comprises the Community Noise Assessment Manual. The Manual provides a comprehensive and computerized system for assessing the noise problems of a community and then planning a noise control strategy for its abatement. This Manual presents the technical instructions and guidelines needed by municipal authorities to carry out an intial noise survey. This survey will determine average noise levels and major noise sources for the community as a whole. It can be used in planning noise reduction measures to benefit the entire community or a substantial portion thereof.