Interim Consideration of the Columbia River Entrance

by John B. Lockett, (M.ASCE), Head; Special Projects Investigation Section, Planning and Reports Branch, Eng. Div., U. S. Army Engr. Div., North Pacific, Portland, Ore.,

Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1959, Vol. 85, Issue 1, Pg. 17-40

Document Type: Journal Paper


Providing for entrance channel of suitable alignment at mouth of Columbia River; channel would be obtained by dredging and construction of spur jetty on north shore, in combination with existing jetties, at additional cost of $10,- 340,000; re-evaluation of natural forces controlling regimen of entrance area.

Subject Headings: Rivers and streams | Jetties | Alignment | Dredging | Offshore construction | Shores | Existing buildings | Construction costs

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