Author: Carol Sheriff
Category: Erie Canal (N.Y.)
Snow Creek water has an average conductivity of 108 £ 7 umhos / cm2 (
micromhos per square centimeter ) whereas the average conductivity of ground
water not affected by artificial recharge ( wells 3S / 4E - 3001 and 35 / 4E - 32B1 )
is 374 ...
Author: Stephen J. Tyley
Category: Artificial groundwater recharge
... deep , were launched within half a mile of the western boundary of Glasgow ,
and steamed through the artificial river to the sea . It is interesting , in passing , to
note that the improvement of the river Clyde began in 1566 with attempts to cut ...
Had the river been properly trained the vast expenses of the Eau Brink Cut ,
made to supersede the wide , semicircular ... a disaster , and I am not at all
certain but that in time to come it will be deemed expedient to abandon the
artificial river ...
Author: Sydney B. J. Skertchly
Category: Cambridgeshire (England)
... on the Radical 25 feet lift , the second level of the canal will Enlargement of the
Artificial Waterway be- be reached . This level , 64 miles in length , tween the
Lakes and the Hudson River , was will extend to Brighton , where , descending
gradual construction of artificial banks , and that the actual results with which the
Netherlanders of to - day are brought ... unforeseen conditions of the
thermometer and barometer will throw a greater strain upon the artificial river
banks than ...
Again , the great width at shore of canal facilitates the construction of artificial
waterfalls for the Chagres and Rio Grande ... to excavate the artificial river beds
on each side of this cut and in the bottom of same and as near as possible to and
Author: Association of Engineering Societies (U.S.)
Were this done , of course there would be a certain quantity of the artificial supply
carried off by absorption . ... But ny present intention is not to propose a scheme
for producing an artificial river of such a volume and deviation as this , but rather
Author: Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons
As evidence of river contribution , I may mention that during the first three or four
years after opening the artificial river ... Apart from detritus , rivers carry a great
deal of matter in solution , so that taking Sir J. Coode's estimate of the average ...
Author: Liverpool Geological Society
In either case the difficulty of the task is much enhanced by the sudden floods to
which this considerable river is subject . ... for a great part of its course have been
threatened by the higher waters of the artificial river - channels on either side .
Author: John Bigelow
Category: Panama Canal (Panama)
The low-lying swamp and the high-riding artificial river, whose formal banks
converged in the distance until the fog absorbed them, were the only things in
sight. To an imaginative man the dull loneliness might grow terrible, and even to
Author: David Christie Murray
Publisher: London : Ward & Downey
The low - lying swamp and the high - riding artificial river , whose formal banks
converged in the distance until the fog absorbed them , were the only things in
sight . To an imaginative man the dull loneliness might grow terrible , and even to
Author: Edmund Yates
Category: English literature
our country residences ; the grounds are adorned by rich shrubberies, extensive
plantations, and venerable trees ; a fine artificial river, of ample breadth,
meanders for two miles through it ; and ornamental gardens of different
characters and ...
Author: James Fraser (of Dublin.)
... or of the artificial river - banks formed by deepening the river , and throwing out
the soil from the bed to the sides of the stream , as will enable them to maintain
an action for a trespass for cutting down trees growing ( g ) Northam v . Bowden ...
Author: Charles Greenstreet Addison
Category: Electronic books
67 feet high will be required , this height being the aggregate of the difference of
level between the river Grande and Juan Davila and the necessary fall of the
artificial channel , as follows : Feet . Feet . Eleration of bottom of river Grande .
Author: United States. Bureau of Naval Personnel
Don river, proposed diversion of, 531. ... 374 ; population of, 374; amount of water
used for irrigation, 380 ; saline deposits, 382 ; artificial river courses of, 402 ;
cultivated area of, 412; sands of, 458; their prevalence and extent, 459 ; source of
Author: George Perkins Marsh
Category: Conservation of natural resources
The bank of the artificial river the wooded heights undertaking was a spirited one
( the channel of the Avon begin to appear , and Clifton on being three miles in
length ) and worthy of a her throne of rocks unfolds with the abruptport that sent
Water for drinking and cooking is o taken from what the people call “ the river , '
an artificial stream “ constructed in the mode described in Porter ' s • Five Years in
“ Damascus . ' The Barada is distant more than half an hour to “ the north , and ...
Author: Arthur Penrhyn Stanley
... four miles below the tbe town of Woolwich , or three miles below the eastern
end of the arsenal , and three for the construction of an entirely new artificial river
to carry all this miles above Erith . Sewerage discharged at that point during the ...
Category: Gas manufacture and works
The houses situated like that of Lecamus took from the river the water necessary
for the purposes of life , and also ... which often caused the inundation of the
neighboring cellars , whenever the artificial river produced by sudden rains was ...
Author: Honoré de Balzac