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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1040370.pdf


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