Accession Number : AD0785532

Title :   Mississippi River and Tributaries Project-Problems Relating to Changes in Hydraulic Capacity of the Mississippi River.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : COMMITTEE ON CHANNEL STABILIZATION (ARMY)

Personal Author(s) : Madden,Edward B.

Report Date : AUG 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 27

Abstract : Problems relating to changes in the hydraulic capacity of the Lower Mississippi River are discussed. Topic areas include cutoffs, levees, revetements and dikes, loop effect, flow resistance, future channel deterioration, and discharge measurement accuracy.

Descriptors :   *Flood control, Rivers, Levees, Revetments, Reservoirs, Channels(Waterways), Planning, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE