Aspects of River House Cleaning during Floods

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by Parviz Monadjemi,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: North American Water and Environment Congress & Destructive Water

Abstract: In spite of all the destructive forces of floods, the washing and scouring of polluted bottom deposits during spring floods gives the rivers a new start at the beginning of what is usually the most dangerous season, summer, when streamf lows are low and rates of oxygen consumption high.

Subject Headings: Floods | Rivers and streams | Scour | High-rise buildings | Seasonal variations | Oxygen | Residential buildings | Ecological restoration |

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