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Development of a Systematic Design Approach for Low Water Stream Crossings

Researcher(s)

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Project status

Completed

Start date: 10/12/01
End date: 06/30/04

Sponsor(s)/partner(s)

Sponsor(s): Federal Highway Administration

About the research

Abstract: This study will (1) summarize recent developments regarding the design of low water stream crossings (LWSC) and update the information contained in the previous reports, and (2) develop a process for formalizing the selection, design, and construction of LWSC and provide appropriate guidance to both federal and state agencies.