Trends and Issues in Marine Transportation and the Environment
TRB E-Circular 206: Trends and Issues in Marine Transportation and the Environment explores urgent and far-reaching research topics pertinent to marine transportation and environmental issues. Subjects explored in this E-Circular include marine emissions and air quality impacts, including alternative fuels, human health impacts, improving marine vessel emission inventory methods, emission reductions, and exhaust regulations. The report also focuses on supply chains, ecological systems, and climate system impacts, including marine transportation and the arctic; Panama Canal expansion and Nicaragua Canal construction; invasive, nonnative species; point and nonpoint water species; dredging and navigation; offshore energy; underwater sound; and climate variability.
This Summary Last Modified On: 11/2/2016