Determination of direction of littoral transport along the north shore of Santa Rosa Island, Florida

Wang, Yu-Hwa and Chang, T. H. and Harrell, Sidney L. (1977) Determination of direction of littoral transport along the north shore of Santa Rosa Island, Florida. Gainesville, FL, Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering Department, University of Florida, (UFL/COEL, 77/001)

[img]
Preview
PDF (The document's language is English .) - Requires a PDF viewer such as GSview, Xpdf or Adobe Acrobat Reader
Download (2200Kb) | Preview

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine the actual direction of littoral transport along the north shore of Santa Rosa Island in the vicinity of Pensacola Beach, Florida. To accomplish this objective the sand tracer method was used for the study. Visual observations and instrument recordings of the environment factors were also made during the tracing operations. The investigation covered a time span from September 14, 1976 to March 12, 1977. (PDF contains 68 pages.)

Item Type: Monograph or Serial Issue
Title: Determination of direction of littoral transport along the north shore of Santa Rosa Island, Florida
Personal Creator/Author:
CreatorsEmail
Wang, Yu-Hwa
Chang, T. H.
Harrell, Sidney L.
Series Name: UFL/COEL
Number: 77/001
Date: 1977
Publisher: Coastal and Oceanographic Engineering Department, University of Florida
Place of Publication: Gainesville, FL
Latitude: 30.3824
Longitude: -86.8563
Issuing Agency: Oceanographic Engineering Program, Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering, University of Florida
Additional Information: Sponsor: Department-of the Army Mobile District, Corps of Engineers Mobile, Alabama
Uncontrolled Keywords: Santa Rosa Island; Florida; Longshore sediment transport
Subjects: Oceanography
Engineering
Item ID: 1474
Depositing User: Stephanie Haas
Date Deposited: 28 Sep 2008 13:17
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2011 20:31
URI: http://aquaticcommons.org/id/eprint/1474

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item

Document Downloads

More statistics for this item...