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Title: Identification of alternatives to reduce shoaling in the Galveston Entrance Channels, Texas
Authors: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers. Galveston District.
Regional Sediment Management Program (U.S.)
Townsend, Kimberly E.
Thomas, Robert C.
Campbell, Tricia.
Willey, Sheridan S.
Frey, Ashley E.
Morang, Andrew, 1953-
King, David B. (David Byron)
Keywords: Regional Sediment Management
Sediment budget
Galveston Entrance Channels
Inland navigation
Publisher: Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (U.S.)
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Series/Report no.: Technical note (Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering (U.S.)) ; XIV-45.
Description: Technical Note
Purpose: This Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note (CHETN) discusses several design alternatives to reduce dredging requirements of the Galveston, TX, entrance channels. The area of study encompasses adjacent regions of Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula, TX, with primary focus on the Galveston Entrance Channel, Outer Bar Channel, Inner Bar Channel, and Anchorage Area (but not the Galveston Harbor Channel) (Figure 1). This team study by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC), Vicksburg, MS, and the USACE Galveston District (SWG) was supported by the USACE Regional Sediment Management (RSM) Program.
Rights: Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.
Appears in Collections:CHETN - SECTION 14 - Regional Sediment Management
Technical Note

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