Accession Number : ADA122646


Title :   Pawtuxet River, Warwick, Rhode Island. Local Flood Damage Reduction Study. Detailed Project Report for Water Resources Development.


Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a122646.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1982


Pagination or Media Count : 355


Abstract : This Detailed Project Report presents the results of an investigation of flooding conditions along the Pawtuxet River in the city of Warwick, R.I. Recurring flood damages to property has caused structures to deteriorate. Purpose of study is to develop solution to the flood problems. This report has resulted in the selection of a proposed plan of local protection. This has been set fourth as guidance in the formulation of the water resources development project. (Author)


Descriptors :   *FLOOD CONTROL , DAMAGE , REDUCTION , FEASIBILITY STUDIES , RELOCATION , RIVERS , FLOODING , PREVENTION , URBAN AREAS , HOUSING(DWELLINGS) , RHODE ISLAND


Subject Categories : Civil Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE