Laboratory soil piping and internal erosion experiments: evaluation of a soil piping model for low‐compacted soils

@article{Fox2014LaboratorySP,
  title={Laboratory soil piping and internal erosion experiments: evaluation of a soil piping model for low‐compacted soils},
  author={Garey A. Fox and Rachel Gayle Felice and Taber L. Midgley and Glenn V. Wilson and Abdul-Sahib T. Al-Madhhachi},
  journal={Earth Surface Processes and Landforms},
  year={2014},
  volume={39}
}
Mechanistic models have been proposed for soil piping and internal erosion on well‐compacted levees and dams, but limited research has evaluated these models in less compacted (more erodible) soils typical of hillslopes and streambanks. This study utilized a soil box (50 cm long, 50 cm wide and 20 cm tall) to conduct constant‐head, soil pipe and internal erosion experiments for two soils (clay loam from Dry Creek and sandy loam from Cow Creek streambanks) packed at uniform bulk densities… 
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