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Flood problems in the Pearl River basin

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Water Resources.

Flood problems in the Pearl River basin

hearing before the Subcommittee on Water Resources of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, September 27, 1982, at Jackson, Miss.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Water Resources.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pearl River (Miss. and La.),
  • Pearl River Watershed (Miss. and La.),
  • Mississippi.
    • Subjects:
    • Floods -- Pearl River (Miss. and La.),
    • Flood control -- Pearl River Watershed (Miss. and La.),
    • Flood damage prevention -- Pearl River Watershed (Miss. and La.),
    • Insurance, Flood -- Mississippi

    • Edition Notes

      Item 1024-A, 1024-B (microfiche)

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .P8968 1982d
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 79 p. ;
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2816709M
      LC Control Number83601524


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The item Flood problems in the Pearl River basin: hearings before the Subcommittee on Water Resources of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, Septemat Jackson, Miss represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual Flood problems in the Pearl River basin book artistic creation found in Indiana State Library.

Get this from a library. Flood problems in the Pearl River basin: hearing before the Subcommittee on Water Resources of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, Septemat Jackson, Miss.

[United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Title Flood problems in the Pearl River basin: hearings before the Subcommittee on Water Resources of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, Septemat Jackson, Miss.

Flood problems in the Pearl River basin [electronic resource]: hearings before the Subcommittee on Water Resources of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, Septemat Jackson, Miss.

Flood problems in the Pearl River basin hearings before the Subcommittee on Water Resources of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, second session, Septemat Jackson, Miss.

Washington: U.S. G.P.O. MLA Citation. United States. Congress. House. The flood-control infrastructure is at higher risk of flood and failure under the influence of climate change and human activities in the middle and lower parts of Pearl River basin.

The study investigated the trend of extreme flood events in the Pearl River basin during – Stream flow data at 23 gauging stations were used for the study. The Pearson type III distribution was selected for the flood frequency analysis.

Results indicate that extreme flood events increase significantly in the Pearl River Basin since   Further, the Pearl River basin plays a significant role in the socio-economic development of China as one of the fastest developing regions in China.

The Pearl River basin involves the West River, the North River, the East River and the rivers within the Pearl River Delta (PRD), with a total drainage area ofkm 2. The PRD is the. The flood of April was smaller in areal extent but caused major problems along streams in Missis­ sippi and Louisiana and minor problems along streams in western Tennessee.

In May major floods occurred only in the Big Black River and Pearl River basins in Mississippi. Basin Resilience Meeting - Mississippi Coastal - - Gulfport, MS; Events.

Discovery Report Published - Lower Pearl River - Dec 4, ; Discovery Report Published - Mississippi Coastal - Flood Insurance Study (Preliminary). Pearl River Basin The Pearl River Basin is located in east-central and southwest Mississippi and in the southeastern part of Louisiana, and drains an area of about 8, square miles.

The river extends from its headwaters in Neshoba County through the Jackson metropolitan area and empties into the Mississippi Sound. Flood problems and management in the Tennessee River Basin [Tennessee Valley Authority United States.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : Tennessee Valley Authority United States.

Books. Publishing Support. Login. Reset your password. If you have a user account, you will need to reset your password the next time you login.

You will only need to do this once. Find out more. IOPscience login / Sign Up. Please note. Flood warnings in effect in Bogalusa and Pearl River The river was at at Bogalusa at 9 a.m. Monday, where flood stage is 18 feet. It was at at Pearl River, where the flood stage is At issue is the $million One Lake plan to build a dam on the Pearl River in Jackson, which would create a 1,acre lake to prevent river flooding in the region.

The approach would also widen. Chris Sharp studies the water damage from the Pearl River that floods his neighborhood in Jackson, Miss., Sunday, Feb. 16, Residents of Jackson braced Sunday for the possibility of. Secondary roads to the river and throughout Honey Island Swamp will remain inundated.

Property in the vicinity of the gage is flooded threatening about 20 homes along the left bank. Lower portions of streets in River Gardens Subdivision will begin to flood.

Secondary roads to the river and throughout Honey Island Swamp will remain inundated. The Pearl River, also known by its Chinese name Zhujiang (Chu Kiang) and formerly often known as the Canton River, is an extensive river system in southern name "Pearl River" is also often used as a catch-all for the watersheds of the Xi ("West"), Bei ("North"), and Dong ("East") rivers of rivers are all considered tributaries of the Pearl River because they share a.

However, studies on flood mitigation in a river-lake system are scarce. In the Huai River Basin in East China, a series of flood management plans have been implemented since the middle of the last. The cities of the Pearl River Delta (PRD) in China are among the most exposed to flooding caused by climate change in the world.

Guangzhou, Shenzhen, and Hong Kong, three major cities in the PRD, face severe and increasingly frequent flooding events, particularly water logging, which stem from a rapid urban development that prioritisises real estate and infrastructural development, while.

Ensuing damage from the flood, which submerged Lakeland Drive, the state fairgrounds and downtown, totaled hundreds of millions of dollars, according to estimates.

In the preceding months, historic rains along the Pearl River Basin soaked the Central Mississippi soil. One April day alone saw between 15 and 20 inches of rain. Map of the Pearl River. already cause saltwater intrusion in the lower basin’s cypress swamps. Climate change will magnify these impacts.

This year, the Rankin-Hinds Pearl River Flood and Drainage Control District is sponsoring an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and feasibility study for a new dam, impounding a new reservoir 9 miles.

Floods in the Pearl River Basin are frequent, especially in the middle reaches, lower reaches and deltas. Historical literature had described many such floods. According to statistics, the floods occurred times in the Ming dynasty in the Xi River Basin, times in the Qing Dynasty, and 17 times in the Republic of China.

"The flooding of the Pearl River in early has led to high water moving into neighborhoods and businesses, while many simultaneously want a 'flood control' plan for Jackson.

These calls have. The flood-duration-frequency (QDF) analysis is performed using annual maximum streamflow series of 1–10 day durations observed at Pingshi and Lishi stations in southern China. The trends and change point of annual maximum flood flow and flood duration are also investigated by statistical tests.

The results indicate that (1) the annual maximum flood flow only has a marginally increasing trend. Flood problems in certain areas of the Hackensack River Basin; Saddle River Basin; Passaic River Basin; and Pompton River Basin--State of New Jersey by United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Public Works. Subcommittee on Investigations and. ⚠️UPDATE⚠️The Pearl River is expected to crest at ft on Monday. The mandatory evacuation is still in effect for impacted areas. Anyone w/ medical or mobility issues in need of.

Hydrological Characterizes of Pearl Delta Pearl River Delta is complex in river network with catchment area of 26, km2, accounting for percent of the Pearl River Basin area. In addition, small rivers flowing into the Pearl River Delta are Tan River flow, Liuxi River, Zeng River, Sha River, Gaoming River and Shenzhen River.

Pearl River Basin, Mississippi Flood Control Project Overview For more than years, headwater flooding of the Pearl River has caused disruption to businesses and industry throughout the Jackson metropolitan area, putting over 5, commercial and residential structures, several hospitals, and interstate highways at risk of flood damage.

The Huaihe River Basin (HRB) is a transitional river located in the transitional climate zone in China, and it has been frequently hit by big floods and suffered from flood disasters.

Flood control and management of the areas are of vital importance of the Huaihe River Basin in its social and economic development. In this chapter, pioneer works of summarizing the flood management have.

The drainage basin of the Pearl River encompasses the county often cause flooding problems in and around the City of Picayune. In the spring when the Pearl River is at flood stage, floodwaters back up into the creeks and tributaries. Periods of extended rainfall. If the Old River Control Structure were to fail and allow the Mississippi River to carve a new path to the Gulf of Mexico, extremely damaging short-term and long-term impacts costing hundreds of.

All of these studies [13,16–21] indicate that flood and urbanization are complex issues. Flood risk is identified based on water system delineation and defined based on gravity-driven river flow pattern following landscape ecology, which then forms a river basin [22].

Accordingly, a river basin is usually. Winding like a brown, undulating snake from the headwaters at the convergence of the Nanih Waiya and Tallahaga Creeks in Winston County, flowing to the Mississippi Sound, the Pearl River. Challenge. The Pearl River Delta in south China’s Guangdong province is among the fastest growing regions in China, averaging above 13 percent since the early s, mostly due to large inflows of direct foreign investment initially in low value-added manufacturing, and more recently in higher value-added manufacturing and, in a few cities, in services.

Rainfall in the city alone translates togallons-per-acre and trillions of gallons of water on the Pearl River basin which sprawls over 8, square miles. No wonder the river systems in. God created the earth no earlier than ten thousand years ago, and brought on the Flood one or two thousand years after the Creation.

This account summarizes the flood geology model that Dr. Henry M. Morris, Director of ICR, expounds and defends in creationist classics like The Genesis Flood (Whitcomb and Morris, ) and Scientific Creationism ().

The Pearl and Leaf River Flood of “Hattiesburg Flood of ” Dates: AprilDeaths: 8 deaths between the Pearl and Pascagoula Basins Impacts: 6, people evacuated from their homes in Forrest County, a total of 9, evacuated along the Pascagoula Basin Flood Inundation: 6 square miles in the city of Hattiesburg, 60, acres along Leaf River.

The forecast is between 1 and 2 inches in the Pearl River basin from the two events but could be heavier in some areas, and residents of low-lying areas are being urged to remain alert.

pearl river vision foundation is a mississippii nonprofit corporation dedicated to non partisan research, study and education of a flood control project within the pearl river basin.

the Pearl River Basin Development District and the Pearl River Valley Water Supply District, exercised the most control over the planning, in the majority of the authority shifted to the Rankin-Hinds Pearl River Flood and Drainage Control District.

The Rankin-Hinds Pearl River Flood and Drainage Control District has operated.Flood-control options for the Pearl River seem limited as Jackson-area residents compare the ungainly design of the levee plan designed by the U.S.

Army Corps of Engineers in with the $Editor: ZX. BEIJING, July 13 (Xinhua) -- The first flood hitting the Yangtze River this year occurred in the middle and lower reaches, with water exceeding the alarm level Saturday morning, said.