Seepage Losses from Lake Nasser

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. Taher Abu Wafa and
  2. Aziz Hanna Labib

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0287

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Wafa, T. A. and Labib, A. H. (1973) Seepage Losses from Lake Nasser, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0287

Author Information

  1. High Dam Authoritycairo, Arab Republic of Egypt

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Absorption losses;
  • Lake Nasser;
  • Seepage losses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Seepage Investigations in the Early Stages of Design

  • Characteristics of the Reservoir Area

  • Hydrologic Investigations in the Construction Stages

  • Absorption Losses

  • Seepage Losses

  • Calculation of Seepage Losses by Comparing the Annual Flow at the Inlet and Outlet