A GIS based tool for extracting shoreline positions from aerial imagery (beach tools)
Hoeke, Ron K.; Zarillo, Gary Anthony, 1948-; Synder, Michelle
Technical notePURPOSE: The Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note (CHETN) herein presents BeachTools, an ArcView 3.x Geographic Information Systems (GIS) extension designed to identify and quantitatively establish the position of the shoreline and other coastal features from aerial imagery.
Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory (U.S.)Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
Beach Tools; Geographic Information Systems; Inlet; Shoal; Shoreline; Vegetation
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