A vertical city anchored to the seabed in coastal waters and capable of supporting as many as 25,000 people without the aid of outside energy sources has been designed by Luca Curci Architects, based in Bari, Italy...

U.S. Wetlands Loss Is Accelerating, Study Says

Senate Bill Aims to Prevent Chemical Contamination of Surface Water

Major Utah Groundwater Project Features State's Deepest Wells

Nevada City to Reroute Waterway to Decrease Urban Flooding

Dynamic Shearing Properties Of Compacted Clay
A series of 116 Q-type triaxial compression tests was performed using specimens of Goose Lake clay compacted at water contents ranging from 9 percent dry of optimum to 3 percent on the...

Mechanisms Controlling the Permeability of Clays
Coefficients of permeability, calculated using Terzaghi's theory of one-dimensional consolidation, are reported for smectite, illite, and kaolinite, in water, methyl and ethyl...

Estimation of Consolidation Properties of Clay from Field Observations
Analyses to obtain theoretical time-settlement curves for embankments typically make use of soil properties measured in the laboratory on small disturbed samples subject to strain rates...

Measurement of Hydraulic Conductivity of Partially Saturated Soils
Increased interest in protection of the environment has led to a need to be able to predict long-term movement of moisture, and contaminants, in the vicinity of shallow land disposal sites...

Behaviour of Open-Ended Pipe Piles in Sand During Installation and Loading
An experimental study was performed to investigate the physical processes which influence the axial load capacities of open-ended steel pipe piles in sand. A double-walled pipe pile was...

Pore Water Pressures in Unsaturated Soils
Unsaturated soils are three-phase systems composed of solid mineral matter, water, and air. Such soils may be formed by either natural or artificial means. Except in moist environments,...

Proposed Rule Seeks to Clarify Clean Water Act Jurisdiction

California Water District Starts Advanced Treatment Plant, Considers Potable Reuse

'City Beach' Plan Would Bring Sand Dunes to Urban Waterfront

Toledo Water Crisis Highlights Need to Reduce Phosphorus in Lake Erie

Water Agencies Must Retool to Ensure Future Freshwater Supplies, Report Says

Consent Decree Aims to Reduce Discharges to San Francisco Bay

Water Resources Law Aims to Streamline Project Delivery, Creatively Finance New Projects

Florida Park Provides Flood Control, Recreation, and Entertainment

San Francisco Looks to Groundwater to Augment Potable Supplies





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