Measurements of beach process variables, Outer Banks, North Carolina

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Louisiana State University Press, Jan 1, 1970 - Nature - 79 pages
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A series of beach-process experiments was conducted on Bodie Island, North Carolina, during 1963-1964 by members of the Coastal Studies Institute staff. Included were essentially continuous and simultaneous measurements of subaerial-beach and inshore-bottom configuration, sediment characteristics, wave and swash properties, still-water levels, and currents. This report summarizes the methods of measurement and presents, in tabular form, the observations taken during the 6-month period.

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Contents

INTRODUCTION
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Subaqueous Measurements
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Final SubaerialBeach Sand Levels
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