Accession Number:

ADA158679

Title:

Flood Emergency Plans: Guidelines for Corps Dams

Descriptive Note:

Research rept.

Corporate Author:

HYDROLOGIC ENGINEERING CENTER DAVIS CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

75.0

Abstract:

Describes plan for dam failure and other large flood evacuation emergencies. Specific guidance is given for preparation of inundation maps by Corps offices for use by local cities and counties in their emergency planning. The major parts of an emergency plan and hydraulic and hydrologic analysis are presented. Originator-supplied keywords Flood hazard, Dam failue, Safety, Evacuation, Warning, Emergency planning, Hydrology, Hydraulics.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE