Dredging Operations and

Environmental Research

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

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    Providing research to meet the complex economic, engineering, and environmental challenges of dredging and disposal in support of the navigation mission. Learn more about DOER Focus Areas.

  • Corbino; Discharge Behind Rocks

    Focus Area: Dredged Material Management

    To develop and validate models, software, and guidance documents for dredging operations.

  • Corbino; Bird Island West

    Focus Area: Environmental Resource Management

    To develop measures that adequately protect environmental resources while allowing dredging operations to proceed.

  • Corbino; Hydraulic Unloader

    Focus Area: Sediment and Dredging Processes

    To meet the operational dredging research and development needs.

  • Corbino; Filling Marsh Grass

    Focus Area: Risk Management

    To develop quantitative methods and tools to support risk analysis of the environmental and economical benefit/cost associated with available dredge material management options.

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  • Program Manager
  • >> Todd S. Bridges, Ph.D.
  • Senior Scientist
  • Environmental Laboratory
  • Engineer Research and Development Center
Assistant Program Manager
  • Assistant Program Manager
  • >> J. Daniel Farrar
  • Research Biologist
  • Environmental Laboratory
  • Engineer Research and Development Center
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