Tag Archive: bank protection

Jun 21 2013

Devastating Floods in Uttarakhand, India (Footage)

Kedarnath temple priest Dinesh Bagwari told BBC Hindi that he heard a loud explosion as a lake above the town burst its banks. “The floods arrived minutes later and everything was gone in 15 minutes,” he said. “We spent 36 hours without water or food. I saw several hundred people trapped in inhuman conditions. Five …

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Feb 17 2012

Central Valley Flood Protection History (Video)

The first project I worked on as an engineer just out of school was performing the hydrographic surveys of the Sacramento and San Joaquin River systems back in 1997-1998. These data sets have been the basis for all of the hydraulic modeling and various studies for for the last 13 years! A new data set …

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