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Accession Number ADA578584
Title Depth of Closure in Beach-Fill Design.
Publication Date Mar 1998
Media Count 14p
Personal Author M. Larson N. C. Kraus R. A. Wise
Abstract This Technical Note presents guidance on use of the depth of closure for beach fills placed on the open coast. An operational definition of the depth of closure and the associated conceptual background are presented. Procedures for estimating the depth of ...
Keywords Beach fills
Beach nourishment
Beaches
Coastal engineering
Depth of closure
Inshore areas
Nearshore
Offshore
Sediment transport
Shore protection

 
Source Agency Non Paid ADAS
NTIS Subject Category 47C - Physical & Chemical Oceanography
50B - Civil Engineering
Corporate Author Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS. Coastal Hydraulics Lab.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note Technical note.
NTIS Issue Number 1321
Contract Number N/A

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