Drainage Research


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Obed Watershed 
For every flowing river in Tennessee, there are many streams that feed it. A group of volunteers on Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau work to preserve water quality in these tributaries.


 

Recent Publications

Effective and efficient agricultural drainage pipe mapping with UAS thermal infrared imagery: A case study Allred, B., N. S. Eash, R. S. Freeland, L. Martinez, and D. Wishart.  2018.  Agricultural Water Management, 197 (2018) 132–137. [Abstract]

The Freshwater Mussels (Bivalvia: Unionidae) of the Harpeth River Drainage and the Upper and Middle Duck River Tributaries, Tennessee.  Irwin, K. L.  2018.  M.S. Thesis.

Compressibility of Fine Coal Refuse.  Jedari, C., A. M. Palomino, and E. C. Drumm.  2018.  Proceedings, Intn'l Foundations Congress & Equipment Expo, Orlando, FL, March 5-10, 2018. [Abstract]

Tile Drainage Systems.  Shekoofa, A., and B. G. Leib.  2018.  University of Tennessee - Extension, (W 788).

Sediment and Detention Basin Drainage System.  Tyner, J. S., D. C. Yoder, and B. S. Pilon.  2018.  Canadian Patent, # CA 2739385.

Ground-Penetrating Radar Water Content Mapping of Golf Course Green Sand Layers Allred, B., R. S. Freeland, K. Grote, E. McCoy, L. Martinez, and D. Gamble.  2016.  Journal of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics, JEEG, December 2016, Volume 21, Issue 4, pp. 215–229. [Abstract]

Sediment and detention basin drainage system and method.  Tyner, J. S., D. C. Yoder, and B. Pilon.  2016.  Canadian Patent Application.

Mapping Lake Sturgeon spawning habitat in the Upper Tennessee River using side-scan sonar Walker, Daniel J., and J. B. Alford.  2016.  North American Journal of Fisheries Management, 36(5):1097-1105. [Abstract]

Des Moines’ water-quality suit is based on drainage-tile water not stormwater Schaffer, H. D., and D. E. Ray.  2015.  MidAmerica Farmer Grower, 36(30). July 24, 2015.

Evaluation of biochar as a medium for underground reactive barrier to attenuate chemicals from agricultural drainage.  Lee, J., A. C. Sherfy, F. R. Walker, A. L. Ludwig, J. R. Buchanan, and N. S. Eash.  2014.  2014 World Congress of Soil Science.

Sediment and detention basin drainage system and method.  Tyner, J. S., D. C. Yoder, and B. Pilon.  2014.  Australian Patent #2,011,202,181..

Sediment and detention basin drainage system and method.  Tyner, J. S., D. C. Yoder, and B. Pilon.  2014.  US Patent # US 8,813,788 B2.