Accession Number : ADA326971

Title :   The CERCular, Coastal Engineering Research Center, Volume CERC-97-2.

Corporate Author : COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS

PDF Url : ADA326971

Report Date : APR 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : With the arrival of researchers from the Center for Coastal Studies at Scripps Institution of Oceanography (SIO), La Jolla, CA, in June 1997, the U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station (WES), Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (CHL), Field Research Facility (FRF), Duck, NC, will begin hosting SandyDuck 97, an ambitious nearshore field experiment that has been 7 years in the making. This early start was required to ensure that the over 400 sensors being deployed will be installed and operational by the time the 6-week measurement period begins 22 September 1997.

Descriptors :   *SEDIMENT TRANSPORT, *COASTAL ENGINEERING, COASTAL REGIONS, INSHORE AREAS, FIELD TESTS, RESEARCH FACILITIES, GEOMORPHOLOGY, HYDRAULICS, HYDRODYNAMICS.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE