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Title: Shore protection selection criteria
Authors: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Keywords: Bulkheads
Protective beaches
Publisher: Coastal Engineering Research Center (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Coastal engineering technical note ; CETN-III-6.
Description: Technical note
Purpose: To aid in the selection of shore protection structures by briefly comparing the functional applications and limitations of: bulkheads, seawalls, revetments, groins, and protective beaches. This Coastal Engineering Technical Note (CETN) introduces a series of five notes on these particular structures that are primarily for use by Corps personnel who do not have a background in coastal engineering. This series of notes provide the type of information needed for answering inquiries from the general public concerning the function and construction of shore protection alternatives.
Appears in Collections:Technical Note - Section III Coastal Structures

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