Stability Of Coastal Inlets

by Per Bruun,
Frans Gerritsen,

Serial Information: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 1960, Vol. 125, Issue 1, Pg. 1228-1259

Document Type: Journal Paper


Existing theories of relationship between tidal range, tidal prism, and inlet cross-section are reviewed and compared; existing data on inlets are introduced into discussion, as well as effect of quantity and type of littoral material on inlet action.

Subject Headings: Coastal environment | Inlets (waterway) | Tides | Prism | Cross sections

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