Accession Number : AD0775851

Title :   Coastal Processes and Sedimentation on the New England Coast.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS UNIV AMHERST COASTAL RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Hayes,Miles O.

Report Date : JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 149

Abstract : The report is an abstracted account of work completed on data collected on the New England coast from central Maine to southern Cape Cod. It is a partial summary of six years of field observations which were conducted throughout all seasons of the year. It includes data on beach profiles measured at thirteen localities, sedimentation studies at five tidal inlets, studies of sediment dispersal patterns, wave-refraction studies, and other studies of coastal morphology and sedimentation. Thirty-five abstracts of completed projects are included as Appendix B. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Coastal regions, *Geomorphology, *Sedimentation, Beaches, Scientific research, Abstracts

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE