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- Bennett, Sean J.; Ghaneeizad, S. Mohammad; Gallisdorfer, Michael S.; Cai, Donghua; Atkinson, Joseph F.; Simon, Andrew; Langendoen, Eddy J.
- Geomorphology 2015 v.248 pp. 172
- ecological restoration, etc ; drag coefficient; engineering; models; rivers; turbulent flow; water flow; wood logs; South Dakota; Show all 9 Subjects
- ... Engineered log jams (ELJs) have become attractive alternatives for river restoration and bank stabilization programs. Yet the effects of ELJs on turbulent flow and the fluid forces acting on the ELJs are not well known, and such information could inform design criteria. In this study, a fixed-bed physical model was constructed to assess the introduction of ELJs along the Big Sioux River, SD. Two E ...