Beach management manual
Jonathan Simm, Alan Brampton, N. W. Beech, J. S. Brooke
Construction Industry Research and Information Association, Dec 31, 1996 - Nature - 448 pages
This manual provides comprehensive guidane for both the specialist and the non-specialist, focusing on the management of the beach as a costal defence.
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ATTRIBUTES MORPHOLOGY AND PROCESSES
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analysis appraisal armour assessment bathymetry beach control structures beach levels beach material beach profile beach recharge scheme beach response breakwaters calculated changes coastal defence coastline construction costs cross-shore Crown Estate detached breakwaters distribution downdrift dredger dredging drift rate dune effects environmental erosion example Figure foreshore frontage grading groyne high water hindcasting HR Wallingford identified impacts important landward licensed marine littoral drift long-term longshore drift longshore transport loss MAFF maintenance management plans measurements methods monitoring natural numerical models offshore options overtopping physical model potential prediction recharge material result return period rock sand beaches sea level rise seabed seawall seaward Section sediment transport shingle beaches shore shoreline significant wave height slope storm surveys tidal currents tide tombolo UK coastline volume water depth water level wave action wave climate wave conditions wave direction wave energy wave period wind