FLOOD PROTECTION AT CULVERT OUTLETS

THE INFORMATION IS RELATED TO THE FLOW CONDITIONS AT CULVERT OUTFALLS AND TO THE HYDRAULICS OF RIGID BASINS AND OUTLET BASINS STABILIZED WITH ROCK RIPRAP. IN ADDITION, THE CHARACTERISTICS OF HIGH TAILWATER AND NON-SCOURING, LOW TAILWATER BASINS ARE COVERED. THE REPORT PRESENTS INFORMATION IN A USEABLE FORM. IT IS INTENDED THAT A HYDRAULIC ENGINEER CAN TAKE THE REPORT AND APPLY THE DATA TOWARD THE DESIGN OF AN ENERGY DISSIPATOR OF MAXIMUM EFFECTIVESNESS. THE DATA UPON WHICH THE REPORT IS BASED WAS GATHERED MOSTLY DURING AN EXPERIMENTAL PROGRAM AT COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY. /AUTHOR/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Colorado State University, Fort Collins

    Fort Collins, CO  USA  80523

    Wyoming State Highway Department

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    Bureau of Public Roads /US

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Simons, D B
    • Watts, F J
    • Stevens, M A
  • Publication Date: 1970

Media Info

  • Pagination: 218 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00204017
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Bureau of Public Roads /US
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Sep 28 1970 12:00AM