• Alberto: A Hydrometeorological Nightmare 

      Garza, Carlos, Jr. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The year 1994 was an enigma of sorts as far as tropical activity is concerned. While the summer season yielded only three hurricanes, several tropical systems were spawned that produced disastrous results over the ...
    • Downstream Hydrographic Effects of Urban Stormwater Detention and Infiltration 

      Ferguson, Bruce K. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Urban stormwater hydrographs with various degrees of detention and infiltration were routed through 30 hypothetical drainage networks. Only infiltration reduced flow volume. Infiltration shortened flow duration while ...
    • The Independence Day Flood of 1994, and Effects on Water Levels in the Upper Floridan Aquifer, Albany Area, Georgia 

      Hicks, David W. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Remnants of Tropical Storm Alberto moved from the Gulf of Mexico into southwestern Georgia on Independence Day weekend, 1994. Rainfall was scattered over the western half of Georgia, eastern Alabama, and the Florida ...
    • The Representation of Stormwater Management in Design: Toward an Ecological Aesthetic 

      Calabria, Tamara G. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Carefully planned stormwater management can help to mitigate the disturbance caused by urban development. Though landscape architects, planners, and urban designers acknowledge its importance, many generally regard ...