Accession Number:

ADA024524

Title:

Effects of 40-Foot Charleston Harbor Project On Tides, Currents, and Salinities; Hydraulic Model Investigation.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Aug-Sep 74,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

188.0

Abstract:

The Charleston Harbor Model reproduced the Ashley, Cooper, and Wando Rivers and a portion of the Atlantic Ocean. The model was of fixed-bed construction and was equipped with all the necessary appurtenances for accurate reproduction and measurement of tides, tidal currents, salinity intrusion, and other significant phenomena of the prototype.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE