SHEAR WAVE AND RESISTIVITY SURVEYS TO EVALUATE SEEPAGE FLOW UNDER A LEVEE IN THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY
D.E. Locci Lopez, J.M. Lorenzo and M. Elgettafi
Event name: SAGEEP 2019 - 32nd Annual Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems
Session: Poster Session - Wednesday
Publication date: 18 March 2019
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We aim to understand the mechanisms of groundwater flow at the landside of a flood-protecting levee using geophysical techniques such as time-lapse Electrical Resistivity Tomography (ERT) and surface-wave dispersion inversion over an extended period of time that captures river stage fluctuations.