Accession Number:

ADA136701

Title:

An Investigation of Scour Protection for Small Footings in the Nearshore Zone.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

57.0

Abstract:

This report summarizes the results of an experiment on the control of scour around small footings in the nearshore zone. The experiment, conducted at the Field Research Facility, U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station Coastal Engineering Research Center, at Duck, North Carolina, concerned the effectiveness of using a filter cloth mat anchored with a weighted sausage hem for scour protection. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE