Dams, Water holding capacity
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AT some time or another nearly every farmer needs to be able to measure the capacity of an ordinary farm dam of the "excavated earth tank" type and many requests are made for a method of calculating this volume.
This article describes how this can be done.
"How to measure the capacity of farm dams,"
Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4: Vol. 6:
9, Article 7.
Available at: https://library.dpird.wa.gov.au/journal_agriculture4/vol6/iss9/7