Accession Number : ADA330613

Title :   Sand Wave Study.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL FACILITIES ENGINEERING SERVICE CENTER PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s) : De Visser, A.

PDF Url : ADA330613

Report Date : SEP 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 52

Abstract : This report will provide further information on the origins of depositional bed forms and their attendant flow regimes. It will focus on sand wave formation, size, and dynamics because the occurrence of these features can have far reaching implications on site selection efforts and the integrity of buried objects such as cables and pipelines.

Descriptors :   *SEDIMENT TRANSPORT, SAND, SITE SELECTION, BURIED OBJECTS, WAVES, SEDIMENTATION.

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE