Control of Underseepage Mississippi River Levees, St. Louis District, CE

by C.I. Mansur,
R.I. Kaufman,

Serial Information: Journal of the Soil Mechanics and Foundations Division, 1956, Vol. 82, Issue 1, Pg. 1-31

Document Type: Journal Paper


Field investigation to ascertain need for underseepage control measures; laboratory studies including visual classification of samples, grain size determinations and permeability tests, and filter tests on gravel filter used around well screens; installation and construction of seepage control measures.

Subject Headings: Field tests | Seepage | Rivers and streams | Levees and dikes | Laboratory tests | Filters | Grain (material) | Gravels | Mississippi River

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