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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
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 842-D-04-002 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
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.
Place Published Washington, DC :
Access Notes Available on the Internet. Viewed: 07/12/2005.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Oceans and Coastal Protection Division. ; United States. Maritime Administration.
Alternate Title Best management practices for preparing vessels intended to create artificial reefs
PUB Date Free Form 2004.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20050712102357
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02323nam 2200301Ka 45020