THE DESCRIPTION AND CLASSIFICATION OF HYDROLOGIC CHARACTERISTICS FOR MILITARY PURPOSES.
VANDERBILT UNIV NASHVILLE TN DEPT OF CIVIL ENGINEERING
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The purpose of this study was to develop a descriptive system for the analysis of water bodies as related to their effects on the mobility of personnel and vehicles engage in military activities. Toward this end, the following objectives were established 1 The collection of data to indicate typical cross-section shape of rivers and streams throughout Tennessee 2 The development of an accurate, universally applicable descriptive system for the analysis and classification of these data and 3 The establishment through literature survey of those factors in the environment which bear a causative relationship to bank slope at the land, water, and air interface.
- Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
- Surface Effect Vehicles and Amphibious Vehicles
- Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics