Accession Number:

AD0266264

Title:

GEOMORPHOLOGY OF THE SOUTH SHORE OF LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK

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Corporate Author:

COASTAL ENGINEERING RESEARCH CENTER VICKSBURG MS

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Report Date:

1961-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

94.0

Abstract:

The geologic factors which influenced the development of the south shore of Long Island to data are treated in broad scope. Interpretation of geologic ve s r r wn fro ork of many authors, a d a his ory of shore line changes and inlet migration is compiled from avail bl U C GS and Corps of Engineers survey da a. Graphic pres ntation of he shore line history is included. Littoral transport rates are estimated. All readily available survey data and comparative volumetric changes therefrom are tabulated in appendices. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE