CRACKING, LEAKAGE, AND EROSION OF EARTH DAM MATERIALS--DISCUSSION AND CLOSURE

The discusser comments on the physical considerations of the test apparatus and test procedure, as well as on soil and water chemistry; and their effects on the erosion potential of soil particles adjacent to a crack in the core of a dam. The author in his closure, addresses the points raised and explains the testing technique and the results obtained.

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  • Accession Number: 00334011
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ASCE 16190
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1981 12:00AM