Sediment in Small Reservoirs Due to Urbanizationby H.P. Guy,
Serial Information: Journal of the Hydraulics Division, 1962, Vol. 88, Issue 2, Pg. 27-37
Document Type: Journal Paper
Description of sediment deposition in Lake Barcroft near Washington, D C, where 19-acre-ft of sediment has been deposited for each square mile of completed residential construction; factors affecting sedimentology processes in areas under urbanization are found to be similar to, but more difficult to evaluate, than those applying to rural conditions.
Subject Headings: Sediment | Urban areas | Reservoirs | Residential construction | Lakes | Rural areas | Washington | North America | United States
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