Accession Number : AD0756399

Title :   Wave and Surge Action, Monterey Harbor, Monterey, California. Model Investigation.

Descriptive Note : Technical memo.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MISS

Personal Author(s) : Fortson,E. P. , Jr. ; Brown,F. R. ; Hudson,R. Y. ; Wilson,H. B. ; Bell,H. A. , Jr

Report Date : SEP 1949

Pagination or Media Count : 76

Abstract : The model study was conducted to determine the adequacy of certain proposed breakwater plans for protecting Monterey Harbor from wave and surge action. In conjunction with the model study a prototype wave analysis was made to determine the characteristics of the waves which occur in the harbor. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BREAKWATERS, *HYDRAULIC MODELS), HARBOR MODELS, OCEAN WAVES, MODEL TESTS, CALIFORNIA

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE