Accession Number : ADA954603

Title :   Hilton Head Island, Beaufort County, South Carolina, Survey Report on Beach Erosion Control and Hurricane Protection.

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS CHARLESTON SC CHARLESTON DISTRICT

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 195

Abstract : The purpose of this study is to evaluate the problems wtih respect to beach erosion and its vulnerability to storm damage, to evaluate various alternative measures to protect against these effects, to determine cost sharing between the Federal Government and local interest, and to select and recommend the best course of action to remedy the problems. The study area wtih which this report is concerned is Hilton Head Island and all adjacent shores.

Descriptors :   BEACH EROSION, CONTROL, COSTS, DAMAGE, HURRICANES, PROTECTION, SHARING, SHORES, SOUTH CAROLINA, STORMS, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, VULNERABILITY

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE