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


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: Soil loss | Sand (hydraulic) | California | United States

Services: Buy this book/Buy this article


Return to search