Issue Date: September/October 2004

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GEOSTRATA, 2004, Fall, 8-15 Figure 1 – Schoharie Bridge failure   Bridge scour is the removal of soil or rock around and below bridge supports by flowing water. If the depth of the scour hole created around the foundations during erosion becomes larger than can be tolerated by the bridge, the bridge collapses and often […]

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Categorized as: Geotechnics