Accession Number : ADA640815


Title :   Effects of Beach Nourishment and Borrowing on Marine Organisms


Descriptive Note : Miscellaneous rept. no. 82-14


Corporate Author : COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS


Personal Author(s) : Naqvi, Syed M ; Pullen, Edward J


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/get-tr-doc/pdf?AD=ADA640815


Report Date : Dec 1982


Pagination or Media Count : 51


Abstract : This report summarizes the latest research on the effects of beach nourishment and borrowing on the coastal environment. Guidelines are formulated for sampling the beach and nearshore, and recommendations for minimizing the impact of beach nourishment and borrowing are provided.


Descriptors :   *AQUATIC ORGANISMS , *BEACHES , *COASTAL REGIONS , CORAL , ENVIRONMENTS , FEEDING , FISHES , IMPACT , INSHORE AREAS , TURTLES


Subject Categories : Biological Oceanography


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE