earthplatform.com

flood flows

Environment Search Engine    

Results 1 - 10 from 211 for flood flows in 0.299 sec.


Impacts of Mono Basin Diversions
DWP's aqueduct system, DWP released large sudden flood flows down the creeks. These flood flows, in conjunction with the lowering of Mono Lake, "resulted in major incision ... were in direct contrast to the effects of flood flows prior to diversions. Formerly, the well-vegetated floodplain surface would trap sediments when flood waters flowed over channel banks, spreading seeds, ...
monolake.org


Hotline
Shohola Creek, classified as a High Quality stream. DRN ... to contain flood flows in the future. DRN sent a letter on June 26 to NYDEC investigating the genesis of the flash flood in the ... to oversee and permit clean up efforts related to this recent flood. Pollution Spill on Wickecheoke Creek The MEI lagoon spilled into ...
delawareriverkeeper.org


Frequently Asked Questions - Restore Hetch Hetchy
Reservoir is not operated to provide flood control benefits. Sometimes, unintentionally, there is some space in Hetch Hetchy during a flood event, and some of the flood flows are captured. If Don Pedro Reservoir is raised to replace Hetch Hetchy storage, a minor additional raise could provide reliable flood storage. ...
hetchhetchy.org


Mississippi River Commission
Flood Control Act of 1928. The four major elements of the MR&T project are: Levees for containing flood flows; Floodways for the passage of excess flows past critical reaches of the Mississippi River; Channel improvement and stabilization to provide an efficient and reliable navigation channel, increase the flood ...
www.mvd.usace.army.mil


Rainwater Harvesting
Cleaner water Increased independence and water security Lower water supply cost Reduced flood flows Reduced topsoil loss Improved plant growth Greater sensitivity to and connection with natural cycles ^ Top ...
oasisdesign.net


Flood Management
However, these flows have approached the capacity of the old flood-control system(3) with flows that geologists characterize as typical of extreme flood ... Congress directed that federal flood operations from Folsom Dam be optimized including a renewed emphasis on beginning flood-control operations when enormous flood flows are forecast. Such ...
www.parc-auburn.org


Pollution UpDate 09.03.99
If so much silt is getting into our streams, the proper course should be to ... work. We would be better off using the $50 million to buy people out of flood plains. Maybe Bud just has a thing for internal combustion engines. Bud and two other ...
rayproffitt.org


The River Ganga (Ganges)
Bay of Bengal and the vast Sunderbans delta, the Ganga flows some 1550 miles, passing (and giving life to) some of ... which originates in the hills of Madhya Pradesh, the Gomti which flows past Lucknow, and the Chambal made notorious by the ravines ... the summer months causes sedimentation and makes Bangladesh more prone to flood damages. At the same time, proposals for linking the Brahmaputra to ...
www.cs.albany.edu


History of Dutch river flood defences
Dutch river region and spillways, channels and ... rise and pressure on the dikes increases and inevitable the water flows over the dike. After a few days the dike is so ... places on low hills to lift them above the flood plain. After the near flood catastrophe of 1995 a beginning was made in constructing ...
www.eh-resources.org


River Basin Center: Instream Flows
Issues Etowah Basin Water Quality Database Framework for Trading Phosphorus Credits Growth Management Instream Flows Legal Research, Service and Outreach Stormwater Management Urban Streams science and policy research ... now both rare and degraded as a result of large dams which flood habitat upstream and radically alter flows downstream. Mary Freeman, Bud Freeman and Mike Merrill are assessing the ...
www.rivercenter.uga.edu




The results are filtered
View all results for flood flows