Accession Number : AD1040370

Title :   Erosion of Coastal Foredunes: A Review on the Effect of Dune Vegetation

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : ERDC-CHL Vicksburg United States

Personal Author(s) : Bryant,Duncan B ; Bryant,Mary A ; Grzegorzewski,Alison S

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Report Date : 01 Feb 2017

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The purpose of this Coastal and Hydraulics Engineering Technical Note (CHETN) is to identify the potential roles of vegetation in mitigating coastal dune erosion during storm events by presenting a review of current literature.

Descriptors :   BEACH EROSION , dunes , vegetation , STORMS

Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE