Monthly Archives: February 2012

St. Louis Harbor Video

The St. Louis Engineer District, on its River Engineering page, has a fascinating computer-modeled video of St. Louis Harbor, showing a bathymetric survey of the Mississippi River bottom. Different colors represent different channel depths, and you can see the effects of various river training structures on the navigation channel, particularly the chevron dikes at the upper end of the harbor. Here’s a link to the video on YouTube:

St. Louis Harbor Fly-Through