Development of hurricane flood protection for Texas City, Texas

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dc.contributor.author Murphy, Wayne M.
dc.contributor.author Geelan, Charles William
dc.date.accessioned 2012-02-06T22:09:46Z
dc.date.available 2012-02-06T22:09:46Z
dc.date.issued 1965
dc.identifier.other OCLC 27208032
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1969.3/28287
dc.description 35 page PDF document. Includes 16 pages of text, 17 plates, and front and back covers. en_US
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this paper is to present the hydraulic problems relating to the computation of hurricane surge, hurricane waves, runup of the waves for providing hurricane flood protection at Texas City, Texas, as well as the effects of rainfall upon the protected area during periods of normal and high tides. The problems of providing protection are discussed, and information is presented on structures that were designed for the hurricane protection project. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher U.S. Army Engineer District, Galveston, Corps of Engineers en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Presented before Conference on Coastal Engineering at Santa Barbara, California, on 11-13 October 1965;
dc.subject Flood damage prevention -- Texas -- Texas City en_US
dc.subject Hurricane protection -- Texas -- Texas City en_US
dc.subject Texas City levee en_US
dc.title Development of hurricane flood protection for Texas City, Texas en_US
dc.type Presentation en_US

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