Sand By-Passing Plant at Lake Worth Inlet, Floridaby C. Senour,
Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1959, Vol. 85, Issue 1, Pg. 69-88
Document Type: Journal Paper
Abstract: Inlet provides access to Port of Palm Beach; channel is 300 ft wide between rubble stone entrance jetties 900 ft apart, concrete capped to elevation 7 ft above mean low water; littoral drift and impoundment effects; replenishment of beaches; 23 by 40 ft monolithic concrete pumphouse is equipped with 12 in. pump of 4000 gpm capacity, handling 15% solids suction line, discharge line and flushing equipment.
Subject Headings: Inlets (waterway) | Lakes | Sandy soils | Littoral drift | Concrete | Pumps | Beach nourishment | Rocks | Ports and harbors | Riprap | North America | Florida | United States
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