Accession Number : AD0721297

Title :   Shoreline Changes Humboldt Bay, California.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY HYDRAULIC ENGINEERING LAB

Personal Author(s) : Noble,Ronald M.

Report Date : FEB 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The movement of littoral drift is a major concern in the design of coastal installations. This report discusses the shoreline changes in the vicinity of the Humboldt entrance from the time that it was an unimproved tidal inlet (see Frontispiece) through the years of modifications to the entrance. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BREAKWATERS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), (*BAYS, SEDIMENTATION), (*COASTAL REGIONS, EROSION), OCEAN WAVES, TIDES, CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS, OCEAN BOTTOM TOPOGRAPHY, OCEAN CURRENTS, CALIFORNIA

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE