Introduction to mixing zones
Presenter: Ben Cope (EPA Region 10)
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- 9:00-9:45AM PST /12:00-12:45PM EST
This session will provide an introduction to mixing zones and dilution factors. An overview of mixing zone terminology and regulatory definitions will be given. The presenter will discuss the range of mixing zone situations and different outfall structures encountered in the field.
- 10:00AM-1:30PM PST /1:00-4:30PM EST
This session will cover physical mixing processes and will provide examples of how effluent mixes in various situations. Examples will include river, marine, and estuary discharges, as well as surface outfalls, submerged outfalls, and multiport outfalls.