Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/11681/21627
Title: Coastal foredune evolution, Part 2 : modeling approaches for meso-scale morphologic evolution
Authors: Palmsten, Margaret L.
Brodie, Katherine L.
Spore, Nicholas J.
Keywords: Coast changes--Environmental aspects
Sand dunes
Issue Date: Mar-2017
Publisher: Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: ERDC/CHL;CHETN-II-57
Abstract: Purpose: This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note (CHETN) is the second of two CHETNs focused on improving technologies to forecast coastal foredune evolution. Part 1 summarized the short-, meso-, and multi-decadal-timescale environmental factors and forcing processes that influence the morphodynamic evolution of coastal foredunes and described a number of observational studies. Part 2 summarizes the existing approaches used to model foredune evolution and provides a new probabilistic modeling framework that integrates hydrodynamic and Aeolian processes to forecast foredune evolution.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11681/21627
http://dx.doi.org/10.21079/11681/21627
Appears in Collections:CHETN - SECTION 02 - Beach Behavior and Restoration
Technical Note

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