Computational Model for Computing Dune Erosion

by James R. Hill, Greenhorne & O'Mara Inc, Greenbelt, MD, USA,
Barry E. Herchenroder, Greenhorne & O'Mara Inc, Greenbelt, MD, USA,



Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Hydraulics and Hydrology in the Small Computer Age

Abstract:

This paper summarizes the development of a computer model for determining potential beach and dune erosion along the Florida Panhandle. The results have been used as a guide in delineating flood hazard zones in this area. The model is written in FORTRAN 77 for operation on a Data General MV/8000 minicomputer. Profile data required for the model is digitized using a Lexidata Model 2410 Graphics Display System.



Subject Headings: Computer models | Dunes | Beaches | Erosion | Coastal management

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