Stabilization of Canadian River at Canadian, Texas

by W.G. Byers,

Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1962, Vol. 88, Issue 3, Pg. 13-26

Document Type: Journal Paper


System of permeable steel jetties installed to protect embankment approaches to railway bridge; river has wide, shallow bed in deep alluvial deposit with great variation between maximum and minimum discharge of water carrying heavy load of sediment consisting of san, silt, and clay.

Subject Headings: Permeability (soil) | River bank stabilization | Steel bridges | Railroad bridges | Alluvial channels | Water discharge | Soil water | Clays | Texas | United States

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