Accession Number : ADA119550

Title :   Coastal Sedimentation and Dredging. Design Manual 26.3.

Descriptive Note : Final design criteria.

Corporate Author : NAVAL FACILITIES ENGINEERING COMMAND ALEXANDRIA VA

PDF Url : ADA119550

Report Date : Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 69

Abstract : Design and planning guidelines are presented for the layout of harbors where coastal and estuarine sedimentation are factors. Section 1 is an introduction. Section 2 includes basic principles of sedimentation, harbor siting, and shore protection. Section 3 gives planning considerations for dredging works and discusses general dredge types. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Harbors, Site selection, Coastal regions, Soil erosion, Sedimentation, Shores, Protection, Dredging, Economic analysis

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE