Civil Engineering - Docks and Harbours - Discussion

Discussion :: Docks and Harbours - Section 1 (Q.No.12)


Pick up the correct statement from the following:

[A]. The operation of removing material from the sea or river bed is known as
[B]. Dredging
[C]. Digging
[D]. None of these.

Answer: Option A


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Nischith said: (Oct 1, 2016)  
Dredging is the answer.

Chhaya said: (May 4, 2017)  
Yeah, dredging is the right answer.

Aruna said: (Apr 20, 2018)  
I think B is the answer.

Vivek Gami said: (Jul 4, 2018)  
The correct answer is B.

Amal Zad Khan said: (Dec 28, 2019)  
Dredging is the act of removing silt and other material from the bottom of bodies of water. As sand and silt washes downstream, sedimentation gradually fill channels and harbors. This material must be periodically removed by dredging.

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