Accession Number : ADA112641

Title :   Low Cost Shore Protection - a Guide for Local Government Officials.

Corporate Author : GAI CONSULTANTS INC MONROEVILLE PA

PDF Url : ADA112641

Report Date : 31 Oct 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 112

Abstract : This report is intended for planning, regulatory, and other local government officials whose duties include some involvement in shoreline erosion prevention measures. The discussion is limited to the shorelines of sheltered waters that are not subject to the direct action of undiminished oceanic waves. These would include bays, sounds, tidal rivers, and the Great Lakes. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Shores, Water erosion, Beach erosion, Prevention, Low costs, Structures, Walls, Revetments, Breakwaters, Beaches, Filling, Vegetation, Handbooks

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE