Issue Date: July/August 2012


 GEOSTRATA, 2010, July/August, 40-43   Figure 1. Rock scour in granite at Ricobayo Dam, Spain. Scour of rock formations entails significant erosion of the rock by flowing water. Historically, conventional engineering practice viewed rock formations as non-erodible, a view which resulted in the potential impact of rock scour on the safety of water infrastructure such […]

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