Erosion of Isles Dernieres and Timbalier Islands

by Jr. Peyronnin,

Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1962, Vol. 88, Issue 1, Pg. 57-70

Document Type: Journal Paper


Isles Dernieres and Timbalier Island chains off Louisiana coast are being subjected to erosional process; beach erosion study made in 1960 determined extent of destruction and has shown that preservation in present form is not feasible.

Subject Headings: Erosion | Islands | Coastal processes | Beaches | Feasibility studies | Louisiana | United States

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