Embankment Design Course
SUBJECT: Agenda for the Embankment Design Course, February 16, 2016, to be held at the WDATCP/NRCS office at 3369 W. Brewster St. Appleton, WI 54914
9:30-10:00 am Planning Embankment Type Practices for Soil Conservation: This will be an over view of typical embankment practices used in soil conservation and the differences between them.
We will discuss the general use of Water and Sediment Control Basins (638), Grade Stabilization Structures (410), and Embankment Ponds (378) Drew Zelle, WDATCP
10:00-10:15 am Flood routing refresher (this course assumes that attendees have a basic knowledge of flood routing) Drew Zelle, WDATCP
10:15-10:30 am Principle and Auxiliary outlets-different types and uses. Drew Zelle, WDATCP
10:30-Noon Water and Sediment Control Basin Design: A review of the standard requirements and design procedures for single and multiple WASCOBs in series utilizing the same outlet. Joe Van Hulle, NRCS
Noon-12:45 pm Lunch (provided by Wisconsin Land and Water)
12:45-1:00 pm Minimum spillway capacity flow chart (Table 1, NRCS 378) and NR 333 capacity requirements: Drew Zelle, WDATCP
1:00-1:45 pm Dam Hazard Rating and Breach analysis- an overview of the rating
and the breach analysis process. Annette Humpal, NRCS
1:45-2:30 pm Utilizing the NRCS 378 Standard and the POND program to design
an embankment pond. Drew Zelle, WDATCP
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm HydroCAD and Hydraflow: An overview of these programs for the use in embankment design. Travis Buckley, WDATCP
*Lunch will be provided by Wisconsin Land and Water.