Sea-water intrusion and purging in multiport sea outfalls

J.A. Charlton, P. A. Davies, G.H.M. Bethune

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    The mechanism of sea water intrusion is discussed and its primary and secondary phases delineated. Conditions for the purging of affected outfalls are considered for invert- and sofit-connected cases, and the heads required to achieve fully purged states for the two cases are estimated...
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)263-274
    Number of pages12
    JournalProceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers Part 2 - Research and Theory
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - Mar 1987


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