North-Central Section (44th Annual) and South-Central Section (44th Annual) Joint Meeting (1113 April 2010)
Session No. 38 Tuesday, 13 April 2010
10:00 AM-12:00 PM, Branson Convention Center: Short Creek 2

T14. The 2005 Taum Sauk Reservoir Breach: Failure Mechanisms, Flood Effects, Bedrock Exposures, and Current Remediation Efforts

Cheryl Seeger and David J. Wronkiewicz, Presiding
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38-110:00 AM OVERVIEW AND HISTORY OF THE TAUM SAUK PUMPED STORAGE PROJECT: WATKINS, Conor M.1, ROGERS, J. David1, CHUNG, Jae-won1, and HOFFMAN, David J.2, (1) Geological Sciences & Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 129 McNutt Hall, 1400 N. Bishop Ave, Rolla, MO 65409, cwatkin@mst.edu, (2) Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 227 Butler-Carlton Hall, Rolla, MO 65409
38-210:15 AM FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO THE 2005 TAUM SAUK UPPER RESERVOIR FAILURE, REYNOLDS COUNTY, MO: ROGERS, J. David1, WATKINS, Conor M.2, CHUNG, Jae-won1, and HOFFMAN, David J.3, (1) Geological Sciences & Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 129 McNutt Hall, 1400 N. Bishop Ave, Rolla, MO 65409, rogersda@mst.edu, (2) Geological Sciences & Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 125 McNutt Hall, 1400 N. Bishop Ave, Rolla, MO 65409, (3) Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 227 Butler-Carlton Hall, Rolla, MO 65409
38-310:30 AM PEAK DISCHARGE, FLOOD PROFILE, FLOOD INUNDATION, AND DEBRIS MOVEMENT ACCOMPANYING THE FAILURE OF THE UPPER RESERVOIR AT THE TAUM SUAK PUMP STORAGE FACILITY NEAR LESTERVILLE, MISSOURI: RYDLUND, Paul Jr, 1400 Independence Road, Rolla, MO 65401, prydlund@usgs.gov
38-410:45 AM OVERVIEW OF THE 2005 TAUM SAUK UPPER RESERVOIR FAILURE, REYNOLDS COUNTY, MO: CHUNG, Jae-won, Geological Sciences & Enginering, Missouri University of Science and Technology, 129 McNutt Hall, 1400 N. Bishop Ave, Rolla, MO 65409, jc8r4@mst.edu, ROGERS, J. David, Geological Sciences & Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 129 McNutt Hall, 1400 N. Bishop Ave, Rolla, MO 65409, WATKINS, Conor M., Geological Sciences & Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 125 McNutt Hall, 1400 N. Bishop Ave, Rolla, MO 65409, and HOFFMAN, David J., Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 227 Butler-Carlton Hall, Rolla, MO 65409
38-511:00 AM PRELIMINARY GEOLOGY OF THE PROFFIT MOUNTAIN FLOOD SCOUR, REYNOLDS COUNTY, MISSOURI: SEEGER, Cheryl, Missouri Dept. of Natural Resources, P.O. Box 250, Rolla, MO 65402, cheryl.seeger@dnr.mo.gov
38-611:15 AM RAPID RESPONSE FIELD MAPPING OF THE TAUM SAUK RESERVOIR FAILURE: KRIZANICH, G.W., University of Central Missouri, Department of Biology and Earth Science, WC Morris 106B, Warrensburg, MO 64093, gkrizanich@ucmo.edu and WRONKIEWICZ, David J., Geological Sciences and Engineering, Missouri University of Science & Technology, 129 McNutt Hall, 1400 N. Bishop Ave, Rolla, MO 65409
38-711:30 AM DIFFERENCES IN RESERVOIR BATHYMETRY, AREA, AND CAPACITY BETWEEN DECEMBER 2022, 2005, AND JUNE 1619, 2008, FOR LOWER TAUM SAUK RESERVOIR, REYNOLDS COUNTY, MISSOURI: WILSON, Gary L. and RICHARDS, Joseph M., Missouri Water Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, 1400 Independence Road, Rolla, MO 65401, gwilson@usgs.gov
38-811:45 AM UPPER TAUM SAUK RESERVOIR FOUNDATION PREPARATION AND GEOLOGY: DOW, Gary, 2884 North 600 East, Lehi, UT 84043, Gary.Dow@rizzoassoc.com

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