Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://hdl.handle.net/11681/2240
Title: Equilibrium scour depth at tidal inlets
Authors: Hughes, Steven A.
Keywords: Inlets
Jetties
Erosion
Sediment
Scour
Wave action
Longshore currents
Issue Date: Mar-1999
Publisher: Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Coastal engineering technical note ; CETN-IV-18.
Description: Technical note
Purpose: The Coastal Engineering Technical Note (CETN) herein introduces a simple expression relating maximum discharge per unit width at a location in a tidal inlet to the depth of scour at that location. Application of this provisional guidance is illustrated by three examples.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11681/2240
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Technical Note - Section IV Inlets and Estuary Channels

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