Scour Protection at the Straight Drop Spillwayby Charles E. Rice, USDA, United States,
Kem C. Kadavy, USDA, United States,
Document Type: Proceeding Paper
Part of: Hydraulic Engineering
Abstract: Tests were conducted to determine the scour and the effect of tailwater on scour downstream of the straight drop spillway stilling basin. Preliminary results are presented on performance with three riprap sizes. Spillway performance with and without wingwalls is discussed.
Subject Headings: Scour | Spillways | Tailwater | Stilling basins | Rivers and streams | Riprap
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