Littoral Drift in Vicinity of Charleston Harbor

by J. Neiheisel,


Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1959, Vol. 85, Issue 2, Pg. 99-114


Document Type: Journal Paper

Abstract:

Integrated method employing wave refraction and sediment analysis is suggested as approach to interpretation of littoral drift characteristics fundamental to coastal engineering problems; correlations concern central South Carolina coast but techniques are applicable to any coast where diagnostic minerals occur and reliable wind and bathrymetric data are available.



Subject Headings: Littoral drift | Ocean waves | Wind engineering | Wave refraction | Sediment | Computing in civil engineering | Correlation | South Carolina | United States

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