Big Screen Debut
The Glenn-Colusa Irrigation District (GCID) encompasses nearly 150,000 acres (60,700 ha) of prime agricultural land in California's Sacramento Valley, generally considered...

Mississippi Diversion
The $103-million Davis Pond freshwater diversion project in coastal Louisiana will divert up to 10,650 cfs (300 m³/s) of Mississippi River water to the Barataria Bay Estuary through four...

Stepwise Flood Routing for Gated Reservoirs and Conjunctive Optimization of Hydroelectricity Income with Flood Losses
A six-stage operation policy for routing of flood hydrographs of return periods from 1.01 year up to the Probable Maximum Flood (PMF) for dams having gated spillways is suggested. The...

Resolving the Water Wars: The Compacts Between Alabama, Florida, and Georgia
(No paper) Several water supply proposals on behalf of Georgia have caused a water rights ?war? which pits Alabama and Florida against Georgia in the Apalachicola, Chattahoochee, and Flint...

Water Resource Systems and Modeling of the Lower Virgin River Using EXCEL
(No paper) The first objective of this study was to determine the availability of water at the confluence of the Halfway Wash and the Virgin River and to simulate the diversion of river...

Over the Top Concrete
The 60-year-old Tongue River Dam in southeastern Montana is undergoing extensive dam safety and reservoir enlargement modifications. Major features of the project include a 60,000 cfs...

When the Levee Inflates
Rubber dams—long, flexible tubes, anchored to a concrete base and abutments and inflated with air or water—have been used since the 1950s, but installations have risen as technology has...

Walking a Tight Rope between Developers and Bananas: County Watershed Management Regulations Versus State and Local Regulations

Correcting Spillway Design Deficiencies

Reliability Assessment in Detention Basin Design

Erosion of Structured Material Due to Impinging Jet

Energy Losses on a Roller Compacted Concrete Stepped Spillway

Tests of a Siphon-Shaft Spillway with Cylindrical Hoods

Performance of a Stilling Basin with Partially Short Walls

Folsom Dam Outlet Works Modifications

Folsom Dam Spillway Stilling Basin Repair

Regionalization of Annual Precipitation Maxima in Montana

Risk Management at Wahleach Dam
In a first-of-its-kind application, engineers used risk analysis to make event-driven design decisions to evaluate dam safety improvements at Canada's Wahleach Dam in British...

Rehabilitation of Chickamauga Dam, Lock and Powerhouse to Manage Concrete Growth

Spillway-Powerhouse Interaction at Chickamauga Dam

 

 

 

 

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