Advances in Civil Engineering / 2021 / Article / Fig 8

Research Article

The Influence of the Instantaneous Collapse of Tailings Pond on Downstream Facilities

Figure 8

The evolution process of tailings-and-water flow following dam break at one-third of the accumulation dam height. (a) First minute; (b) third minute; (c) fifth minute; (d) tenth minute; (e) twentieth minute; (f) thirtieth minute. The tailings pond collapsed at the elevation of the starter dam crest instantly.

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