Reservoir Sedimentation Surveys in the United States

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. F. M. Dendy,
  2. W. A. Champion and
  3. R. B. Wilson

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0349

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Dendy, F. M., Champion, W. A. and Wilson, R. B. (1973) Reservoir Sedimentation Surveys in the United States, 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/GM017p0349

Author Information

  1. Usda Sedimentation Laboratory, Oxford, Mississippi 38655

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:

  • Reservoir sedimentation survey;
  • Reservoir storage depletion rates;
  • Sediment accumulation;
  • Soil Conservation Service;
  • Watershed sediment yields

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Data

  • Reservoir Storage Depletion Rates

  • Watershed Sediment Yields

  • Sediment Accumulation and Reservoir Storage Loss by River Basins

  • Discussion

  • Summary and Conclusions