River bank protection


Updated on 19/06/2018
Définition
Sens commun

Action to reduce any type of erosion of the river banks. Depending on the objective and hydraulic forces acting on the bank, various methods can be used, from plant engineering to heavier constructions (masonry/concrete/rock revetment, gabions, piling, etc).

Source
According to the Ministry for the Environment and AFB
Thématiques associées
Review status
Soumis au comité de relecture.