oa Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese - Hydraulic model study of St. Lucia estuary
|Article Title||Hydraulic model study of St. Lucia estuary|
|© Publisher:||South African Institution Of Civil Engineering (SAICE)|
|Journal||Civil Engineering = Siviele Ingenieurswese|
|Publication Date||Apr 1958|
|Pages||126 - 134|
|Keyword(s)||Groyne-berm scheme, Hydraulic model, Littoral drift and St Lucia estuary|
The problem of shoaling at St. Lucia Estuary was investigated by means of a movable bed hydraulic model. The object was to find the most effective and economical means of maintaining throughout the year a permanent connection between the sea and the lake, this being vital to the preservation of the St. Lucia Nature Reserve.
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