Summer Destratification

Summer Destratification

Typical Dissolved Oxygen Profiles

Thermocline and Total Areas
Estimating Equipment Need


Original Research

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Garton & Rice, “Improving the Quality of Water Releases from Reservoirs by Means of a Large Diameter Pump”, Oklahoma State University OKLA C-5228 Agreement No. 14-31-0001-4215, 1976

Punnett, “Design and Operation of Axial Flow Pumps for Reservoir Destratification”, US Army Corps of Engineers Water Quality Research Program Instruction Report W-91-1, 1991

Raman & Evans, “Aeration – Destratification of Lake Eureka: Second Year Operation”, Illinois State Water Survey, State of Illinois D of E & NR Circular 159, 1984