Arkansas Rice Levees
Saves 53% In Earthworks Smoothing Levees!
Graeme discusses on the video different approaches in farming flooded rice in Arknsas.
The client is looking for ways to increase farming efficiency by smoothing out the existing levees.
Figure 1. Aerial photograph of the field.
Figure 2. Existing topography
Several design types were used to compare how each can be used and how the parameters can be loosened or tightened to increase or decrease earthworks. See the table below for details: