The Supply and Loss of Sand to the Coast

by J.W. Johnson,

Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1959, Vol. 85, Issue 3, Pg. 227-252

Document Type: Journal Paper

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Abstract: Factors of supply sources and loss of sand to coast are presented with special application to reach of California coast; quantitative estimates of annual amounts of sand supplied or lost are given; phases of problem where methods and procedures are limited or totally lacking for estimating annual rates of supply or loss of sand, are indicated. (44 refs.)

Subject Headings: Sand (hydraulic) | Soil loss | North America | California | United States

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