Hydrographic and sedimentation survey of Kajakai Reservoir, Afghanistan

  title={Hydrographic and sedimentation survey of Kajakai Reservoir, Afghanistan},
  author={Don C. Perkins and James K. Culbertson},
A hydrographic and sedimentation survey of Band-e Kajakai (Kajakai Reservoir) on the Darya-ye Hirmand (Helmand River) was carried out during the period September through December 1968. Underwater mapping techniques werer used to determine the reservoir capacity as of 1968. Sediment range lines were established and monumented to facilitate future sedimentation surveys. Afghanistan engineers and technicians were trained to carry out future reservoir surveys. Samples were obtained of the reservoir… CONTINUE READING