Coastal and marine environmental pocket book (C594)

ISBN: 978-0-86017-594-0

Author: E Holliday, M Budd, S John, J Simm, M Wilkinson

Number of pages: 22 (paperback)

Publisher: CIRIA

Date of Publication: April 2003

This A6-size pocket book provides advice on carrying out construction work in coastal and marine environments with the aim of minimising damage to these sensitive areas. Topics covered include waste, noise and vibration, dust, sediment contamination, archaeology and heritage, water quality, fish and shellfish, wildlife and natural features. C594 is a companion publication to the larger Coastal and marine environmental site guide (CIRIA C584). It is intended for contractors, site workers, site managers, engineers, supervisors, architects, consultants, designers and regulators. Key words: water quality, pollution prevention, coastal and marine, environmental good practice, sustainable construction, site management, materials, piling, construction management, recycling and reclaimed materials, regulation, biodiversity.