Accession Number:

AD1078013

Title:

Analysis of a Hydrosuction Sediment Removal System for Tuttle Creek Lake, Kansas

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

ERDC Vicksburg United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2019-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

Sediment accumulation in reservoirs displaces available water storage, increases operational difficulties and costs, and decreases reservoir benefits. Given the large volumes of sediment that annually accumulate in reservoirs, traditional methods for sediment management such as dredging with disposal into confined disposal facilities CDF are often cost prohibitive and impractical. This U.S. Army Corps of Engineers USACE Regional Sediment Management Technical Note RSM-TN presents analysis of a relatively low-cost hydrosuction sediment removal system for Tuttle Creek Lake in Kansas, USA.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE